Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
All things come round to him who will but wait.
Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of...
Nature is a revelation of God; Art is a revelation of man
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness...
Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Thought takes man out of servitude, into freedom.
Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room...
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing,...
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present,...
Evil is only good perverted.
A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow...
Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man's enemies will soon fold their hands...
It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why...
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies. By dropping...