In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.
Build today, then strong and sure, With a firm and ample base; And ascending and...
And the night shall be filled with music, and the cares that infest the day...
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when...
However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and...
Into each life some rain must fall, some days must be dark and dreary.
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to...
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach...
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and...
For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art.
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal...
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Be the change you want to see in the world.
People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often...