Robert Frost

(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963 / San Francisco)

The Road Not Taken - Poem by Robert Frost

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
And sorry I could not travel both
And be one traveler, long I stood
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  • (12/6/2017 6:35:00 PM)

    one of our great poems: the choices we make in our youth affect the entire journey of our life. what a terrific wisdom Frost has imparted, so simple, so correct. it's, open to much interpretation but what it means to the reader is all that matters. (Report) Reply

    (12/21/2017 9:44:00 PM)

    He took the least travelled path and was set about by unruly brigands. A tunic was torn and his shoes stolen. If he had followed the busy path, it may have taken longer due to heavy horse and carriage traffic, but would have been safer. P.S. There is no mention of youth.

    (12/12/2017 11:46:00 AM)

    true dat homes lol

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  • (12/6/2017 12:18:00 PM)

    When you come to the fork in the road, take it Yogi Barra (Report) Reply

  • (12/5/2017 1:00:00 PM)

    I don't get it/understand it (Report) Reply

    (1/12/2018 1:33:00 PM)

    Few do. It's about how we impart meaning to arbitrary choices after the fact. We like to make a heroic narrative out of our lives, when most of it is down to dumb luck.

  • (12/1/2017 1:56:00 AM)

    I invite you to read my poem 'The Truth'
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  • (11/30/2017 8:28:00 AM)

    Thank you (Report) Reply

  • Sandra N Sneed (11/29/2017 4:57:00 PM)

    The Road Not Taken is one of my favorite Robert Frost poems because it is about reflection of self and the what if's we all experience in life. (Report) Reply

  • Jesking Amu (11/27/2017 11:14:00 AM)

    beautiful start, and a stunning climax... i really realate. (Report) Reply

  • (11/27/2017 9:49:00 AM)

    I have no interpretation but is it all right to just marvel and stand in awe of Mr. Frost. (Report) Reply

  • (11/23/2017 9:43:00 PM)

    Remembering this poem some years ago, I made a life-changing decision based upon it. It made all the difference in my life by taking the road less taken! All for the good! How blessed I am now because of it. (Report) Reply

  • Vishorag Shadja (11/23/2017 12:20:00 PM)

    Everyone interprets this in their own way. The road less traveled, or the same destination from a different route....? ? ! (Report) Reply

  • (11/19/2017 2:26:00 PM)

    How many people don't read the irony? Both roads are the same! ! There is no difference...
    Though as for that the passing there
    Had worn them really about the SAME

    And BOTH that morning EQUALLY lay
    In leaves no step had trodden black

    Frost is sending you up. It doesn't matter which path you take because some people will always sigh and either regret the road they didn't take or will swear blind that what they did was right.
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  • (11/18/2017 3:51:00 AM)

    Amazing.the writer has a brilliant idea.nice one. (Report) Reply

  • (11/17/2017 6:17:00 AM)

    superb (Report) Reply

  • Lea- Beima Dorestin (11/16/2017 10:37:00 PM)

    This poem speaks volume especially for the ones of us who are aren't afraid to stand out and go against the norm. Nice work! (Report) Reply

    (1/19/2018 7:42:00 AM)

    Or those who are willing to judge a poem only by its first and fourth stanzas....

  • Eljess Rey Cadiz (11/14/2017 2:47:00 AM)

    this was the poem we used in giving literary crit. specifically biological lit. so sad. (Report) Reply

  • (11/10/2017 1:16:00 PM)

    so deep like a horror movie. (Report) Reply

  • (11/10/2017 1:15:00 PM)

    I thought it was a horror story a little. (Report) Reply

  • (10/31/2017 6:14:00 AM)

    wow! deep (Report) Reply

  • Rini Jerry (10/30/2017 11:14:00 AM)

    Be different from others, take risk and choose new ways.. Good one (Report) Reply

  • Kishor Kumar Mishra (10/17/2017 9:27:00 PM)

    Two roads diverged in a wood, and I,
    I took the one less traveled by,
    And that has made all the difference. - - The famous lines by the poet. These lines also my favourite lines. These lines are applicable in everyday life - A successful person works differently. I love this poem too much.
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