For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The holiest of all holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart; the...
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak.
The Helicon of too many poets is not a hill crowned with sunshine and visited...
He spake well who said that graves are the footprints of angels.
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each...
Do not condemn the judgment of another because it differs from your own. You may...
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when...
Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall.
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness...
Love gives itself; it is not bought.
Like a French poem is life; being only perfect in structure when with the masculine...
The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come...
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Where the mind is past hope, the heart is past shame
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be