Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
Into each life some rain must fall, some days must be dark and dreary.
Archly the maiden smiled, with eyes overrunning with laughter, Said, in a tremulous voice, 'Why...
The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness...
The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But...
I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where;...
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal...
The greatest firmness is the greatest mercy
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we...
Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is...
Love gives itself; it is not bought.
Build today, then strong and sure, With a firm and ample base; And ascending and...
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and...
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition.
It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the...