Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Youth comes but once in a lifetime
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness...
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
Evil is only good perverted.
Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and...
The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Love gives itself; it is not bought.
And the night shall be filled with music, and the cares that infest the day...
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Being all fashioned of the self-same dust, let us be merciful as well as just
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and...
Trouble is the next best thing to enjoyment; there is no fate in the world...
Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man's enemies will soon fold their hands...
A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years...
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But...
Sleep... Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death....
Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that still implies that change...
For death begins with life's first breath And life begins at touch of death.