Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
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Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
It takes less time to do things right than to explain why you did it wrong.
Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate Still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait.
Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream For the soul is dead that slumbers, and things are not what they seem. Life is real Life is earnest And the grave is not its goal Dust thou art to dust returnest, Was not spoken of the soul.
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Government is an association of men who do violence to the rest of us.
Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison.
I try to treat all the money I'm making like it's the last time I'm going to make it.
My humanitarian work evolved from being with my family. My mom, my dad, they really set a great example for giving back. My mom was a nurse, my dad was a school teacher. But my mom did a lot of things for geriatrics and elderly people. She would do home visits for free.
I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.
To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
I would love to play 'Funny Girl' or 'Evita,' but I idolize the women who have played those parts. I don't know if there needs to be another version of those shows.
We heed no instincts but our own.