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03/26/2013 07:59 am ET

Robert Frost Birthday: 16 Inspiring Quotes From The Famous Poet

Today would have been Robert Frost's 139th birthday.

We all read "Mending Wall" and "The Road Not Taken" in high school, but the great poet had a great many more fabulous poems than just those two.

He had a lot to say about the importance of poetry and being a writer, as well as some more general life advice, such as, "In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life — It goes on."

Here are 16 inspiring Robert Frost quotes in honor of the literary great's b-day:

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