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
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of...
It is a beautiful trait in the lovers character, that they think no evil of...
Thought takes man out of servitude, into freedom.
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing,...
Nature is a revelation of God; Art is a revelation of man
Art is long, and Time is fleeting
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow...
Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning - an endeavor to find...
As to the pure mind all things are pure, so to the poetic mind all...
The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come...
Youth comes but once in a lifetime
The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art.
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that...
The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men...
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach...
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
Talk not of wasted affection - affection never was wasted.
That which the fountain sends forth returns again to the fountain.