Best Quotes by Vachel Lindsay (Top 8)

  1. They tried to get me-I got them first! (suicide note)
  2. Never be a cynic, even a gentle one. Never help out a sneer, even at the devil.
  3. Change the fabric of your own soul and your own visions, and you change all.
  4. You can't crush ideas by suppressing them. You can only crush them by ignoring them.
  5. This is the sin against the Holy Ghost: - To speak of bloody power as right divine, And call on God to guard each vile chief's house, And for such chiefs, turn men to wolves and swine.
  6. Except the Christ be born again tonight In dreams of all men, saints and sons of shame, The world will never see his kingdom bright.
  7. I am unjust, but I can strive for justice. My life's unkind, but I can vote for kindness. I, the unloving, say life should be lovely. I, that am blind, cry out against my blindness.
  8. To live in mankind is far more than to live in a name.