Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies. By dropping golden beads near a snake, a crow once managed To have a passer-by kill the snake for the beads.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy
He had mittens, Minjekahwun, Magic mittens made of deer-skin; When upon his hands he wore...
There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion That if...
The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But...
All things must change To something new, to something strange.
The first pressure of sorrow crushes out from our hearts the best wine; afterwards the...
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
Whenever nature leaves a hole in a person's mind, she generally plasters it over with...
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we...
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Into each life some rain must fall.
A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow...
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to...
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but...
Being all fashioned of the self-same dust, let us be merciful as well as just
The nearer the dawn the darker the night.
The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art.
The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.