Every great and original writer, in proportion as he is great and original, must himself create the taste by which he is to be relished
Quote by William Wordsworth
The world is too much with us; late and soon, getting and spending, we lay...
That best portion of a man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and...
The mind that is wise mourns less for what age takes away; than what it...
I would stand, If the night blackened with a coming storm, Beneath some rock, listening...
Faith is a passionate intuition.
Action is transitory a step, a blow, The motion of a muscle, this way or...
Pictures deface walls more often than they decorate them.
To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too...
What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.
Up! up! my friend, and quit your books; Or surely you'll grow double. . .
Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers.
We live by admiration, hope and love; and even as these are well and wisely...
Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected...
I am already kindly disposed towards you. My friendship it is not in my power...
Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.
The child is father of the man.
In that sweet mood when pleasant thoughts bring sad thoughts to the mind.
What we need is not the will to believe, but the wish to find out.
The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.