You would attain to the divine perfection, And yet not turn your back upon the world
Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Into each life some rain must fall.
When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow...
Art is long, and Time is fleeting
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when...
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Be still, sad heart! And cease repining; behind the clouds is the sun still shining;...
The dawn is not distant, nor is the night starless; love is eternal.
Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning - an endeavor to find...
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
I feel a kind of reverence for the first books of young authors. There is...
Music is the universal language of mankind
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done,...
Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room...
It is a beautiful trait in the lover's character, that they think no evil of...
Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall.
It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why...
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
Heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight but, while...