Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Give what you have. To some it may be better than you dare think.
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Learn to labour and to wait.
The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.
Talk not of wasted affection affection never was wasted.
A torn jacket is soon mended but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
You know I say just what I think, and nothing more and less. I cannot say one thing and mean another.
We judge ourselves by what we are capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Well has it been said that there is no grief like the grief which does not speak.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
I did, although I didn't read from page 1 to page 187 but I read chunks of it. I did a little bit of science when I was in the university so I was able to understand the graphs and pie charts and stuff like that. It was extremely dry.
There is a kind of elevation which does not depend on fortune it is a certain air which distinguishes us, and seems to destine us for great things it is a price which we imperceptibly set upon ourselves.
There are three classes of men lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain.
I really, specifically, love acting, and I think it's a really cool thing to be really indulgent and follow that. I have a lot of ambitions in life, but for the next few years, I just want to be an actor. That's a lucky opportunity, and that drives me to want to be good at that.
It's easy to impress me. I don't need a fancy party to be happy. Just good friends, good food, and good laughs. I'm happy. I'm satisfied. I'm content.
The decision to write in prose instead of poetry is made more by the readers than by writers. Almost no one is interested in reading narrative in verse.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.