Being all fashioned of the self-same dust, let us be merciful as well as just
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Something attempted, something done, Has earned a nights repose.
Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend.
However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure.
Into each life some rain must fall, some days must be dark and dreary.
Kind hearts are the gardens, Kind thoughts are the roots, Kind words are the flowers,...
A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years...
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present,...
Be still, sad heart, and cease repining; Behind the clouds the sun is shining; Thy...
Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is...
The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art.
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of...
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Love gives itself; it is not bought
The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But...
Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the...
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
Talk not of wasted affection - affection never was wasted.
It is foolish to pretend that one is fully recovered from a disappointed passion. Such...