E. E. Cummings Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old E. E. Cummings quotes, E. E. Cummings sayings, and E. E. Cummings proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. E. E. Cummings
A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long. E. E. Cummings
The hardest challenge is to be yourself in a world where everyone is trying to make you be somebody else E. E. Cummings
Hatred bounces. E. E. Cummings
Kisses are a better fate than wisdom. E. E. Cummings
To be nobody but yourself in a world doing its best to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle any human can ever fight and never stop fighting. E. E. Cummings
I imagine that yes is the only living thing. E. E. Cummings
To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white. E. E. Cummings
America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied: America is always on the move. She may be going to Hell, of course, but at least she isn't standing still. E. E. Cummings
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting. E. E. Cummings
Once we believe in ourselves we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit. E. E. Cummings
The earth laughs in flowers. E. E. Cummings
The world is mud-luscious and puddle-wonderful. E. E. Cummings
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. E. E. Cummings
To be nobody but yourself in a world that's doing its best to make you somebody else, is to fight the hardest battle you are ever going to fight. Never stop fighting. E. E. Cummings
I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes. E. E. Cummings
Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star. E. E. Cummings
Unless you love someone, nothing else makes any sense. E. E. Cummings
A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long. E. E. Cummings
To be nobody but yourself in a world that's doing its best to make you somebody else, is to fight the hardest battle you are ever going to fight. Never stop fighting. E. E. Cummings
There is no music unless the drum and the drummer are one. E. E. Cummings
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. E. E. Cummings
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. E. E. Cummings
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. E. E. Cummings
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. E. E. Cummings
A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man. E. E. Cummings
A politician is an arse upon which everyone has sat except a man. E. E. Cummings
Yours is the light by which my spirit's born: - you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars. E. E. Cummings
Trust your heart if the seas catch fire, live by love though the stars walk backward. E. E. Cummings
There is no music unless the drum and the drummer are one. E. E. Cummings