Be still, sad heart! And cease repining; behind the clouds is the sun still shining; thy fate is the common fate of all, into each life some rain must fall
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Love gives itself; it is not bought
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
Trust no future, however pleasant! Let the dead past bury its dead! Act, act in...
Being all fashioned of the self-same dust, let us be merciful as well as just
Do not condemn the judgment of another because it differs from your own. You may...
I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where;...
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the...
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present,...
Archly the maiden smiled, with eyes overrunning with laughter, Said, in a tremulous voice, 'Why...
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when...
Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the...
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing,...
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach...
The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.