The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room...
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present,...
If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each...
I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where;...
Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
Music is the universal language of mankind.
Youth comes but once in a lifetime
The nearer the dawn the darker the night.
It takes less time to do a thing right than it does to explain why...
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the...
Talk not of wasted affection - affection never was wasted.
If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure...
However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure.
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the...
The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art.
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak.
Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of...
The Helicon of too many poets is not a hill crowned with sunshine and visited...