Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal shown, and a distant voice in the darkness; So on the ocean of life, we pass and speak one another, only a look and a…
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where;...
People demand freedom only when they have no power.
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Nature is a revelation of God; Art is a revelation of man
Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing,...
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of...
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Do not condemn the judgment of another because it differs from your own. You may...
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
The strength of criticism lies only in the weakness of the thing criticized
I feel a kind of reverence for the first books of young authors. There is...
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it; every arrow...
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy.
Archly the maiden smiled, with eyes overrunning with laughter, Said, in a tremulous voice, 'Why...
Love gives itself; it is not bought
Like a French poem is life; being only perfect in structure when with the masculine...
In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer.
If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure...