Walt Whitman Sayings and Quotes

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

He most honors my style who learns under it to destroy the teacher. Walt Whitman
Whoever is not in his coffin and the dark grave, let him know he has enough. Walt Whitman
Now I see the secret of making the best person, it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth. Walt Whitman
I swear the earth shall surely be complete to him or her who shall be complete, The earth remains jagged and broken only to him or her who remains jagged and broken. Walt Whitman
I am an acme of things accomplished, and I am an encloser of things to be. Walt Whitman
Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman
Be curious, not judgmental. Walt Whitman
O you youths, Western youths, / So impatient, full of action, full of manly pride and friendship, / Plain I see you Western youths, see you tramping with the foremost, / Pioneers! O pioneers! Walt Whitman
By writing at the instant, the very heartbeat of life is caught. Walt Whitman
Whatever satisfies the soul is truth. Walt Whitman
We were together. I forget the rest. Walt Whitman
Be curious, not judgmental. Walt Whitman