Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure.
Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men...
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness...
Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of...
Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies. By dropping...
A thought often makes us hotter than a fire.
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
It is a beautiful trait in the lovers character, that they think no evil of...
All things come round to him who will but wait.
Art is long, and Time is fleeting, And our hearts, though stout and brave, Still,...
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each...
Be still, sad heart, and cease repining; Behind the clouds the sun is shining; Thy...
Youth comes but once in a lifetime
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done,...
A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow...
Youth comes but once in a lifetime.
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
Music is the universal language of mankind.
The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art.