A literary critic is a person who finds meaning in literature that the author didn't know was there.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal...
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing,...
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when...
The strength of criticism lies only in the weakness of the thing criticized
Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall.
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it.
The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
All things must change To something new, to something strange.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Evil is only good perverted.
It takes less time to do a thing right than it does to explain why...
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we...
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and...
Art is long, and Time is fleeting
It is a beautiful trait in the lover's character, that they think no evil of...
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done,...
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.