I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars. Walt Whitman Song of Myself Buy Leaves of Grass at Amazon Buy Leaves of Grass at Amazon Read Song of Myself at Project Gutenberg Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Grass Stars Big vs. small Author Walt Whitman Source Song of Myself Leaves of Grass Medium Poem Language English Time 1855 1850s 19th century Occupation Poet Writer From United States Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Whitman, Walt. Leaves of Grass. Walt Whitman, 1855, poem 1. Citation text copied to clipboard.