There is nothing holier in this life of ours than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes
The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But...
Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present,...
There is no grief like the grief that does not speak
Something attempted, something done, Has earned a nights repose.
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud...
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the...
Archly the maiden smiled, with eyes overrunning with laughter, Said, in a tremulous voice, 'Why...
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach...
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by...
Resolve and thou art free.
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
Be still, sad heart, and cease repining; Behind the clouds the sun is shining; Thy...
I feel a kind of reverence for the first books of young authors. There is...
Nature is a revelation of God; Art is a revelation of man
The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
Love gives itself; it is not bought.
In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer.
Whenever nature leaves a hole in a person's mind, she generally plasters it over with...
The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.