He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
Whenever nature leaves a hole in a person's mind, she generally plasters it over with...
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning - an endeavor to find...
Being all fashioned of the self-same dust, let us be merciful as well as just
Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers...
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by...
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each...
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
Next to being a great poet, is the power of understanding one
For age is opportunity no less than youth itself, though in another dress, and as...
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of...
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.
The best way to hold a man is in your arms.
The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog