And whether I come to my own today or in ten thousand or ten million years, I can cheefully take it now, or with equal cheerfulness I can wait... And as to you, Life, I reckon you are the leavings of many deaths, (No doubt I have died myself ten thousand times before.)Rate it:(5.00 / 1 vote)Say it

Walt Whitman

United States poet who celebrated the greatness of America (1819-1892)

All Walt Whitman quotes | Walt Whitman Books

click to add your vote (4 votes)

Translation

Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this Walt Whitman quote with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     

Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Walt Whitman Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 26 Nov. 2014. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/8323>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network