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
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Trouble is the next best thing to enjoyment; there is no fate in the world...
Art is long, and Time is fleeting, And our hearts, though stout and brave, Still,...
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
Therefore trust to thy heart, and to what the world calls illusions.
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All things must change to something new, to something strange.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to...
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies. By dropping...
Youth comes but once in a lifetime.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it.
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach...
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present,...
Music is the universal language of mankind
Music is the universal language of mankind.
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing,...
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.