A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow only As the mist resembles the rain.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and...
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.
For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art.
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done,...
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy
Be still, sad heart! And cease repining; behind the clouds is the sun still shining;...
Music is the universal language of mankind.
A thought often makes us hotter than a fire.
If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure...
Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man's enemies will soon fold their hands...
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but...
Something attempted, something done, Has earned a nights repose.
Then followed that beautiful season... Summer.... Filled was the air with a dreamy and magical...
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men...
The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come...
There are two distinct classes of what are called thoughts: those that we produce in...