As to the pure mind all things are pure, so to the poetic mind all things are poetical
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
Into each life some rain must fall, some days must be dark and dreary.
If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each...
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...
Music is the universal language of mankind
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Sleep... Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death....
Nature is a revelation of God; Art is a revelation of man
He spake well who said that graves are the footprints of angels.
The nearer the dawn the darker the night.
All things must change To something new, to something strange.
I venerate old age; and I love not the man who can look without emotion...
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach...
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done,...
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each...
The strength of criticism lies only in the weakness of the thing criticized
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but...