The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is…
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Next to being a great poet, is the power of understanding one
Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend.
Art is long, and Time is fleeting
Sleep... Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death....
Youth comes but once in a lifetime.
Love gives itself; it is not bought
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to...
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak
Not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and...
I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of...
If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it.
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.
I venerate old age; and I love not the man who can look without emotion...
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Trust no future, however pleasant! Let the dead past bury its dead! Act, act in...
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that...
Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.
Silence is as full of potential wisdom and wit as the unshown marble of great...
Yet, sadly, accidental rudeness occurs alarmingly often. Best to say nothing at all, my dear...