Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It takes less time to do things right than to explain why you did it wrong.
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Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.
The morning pouring everywhere, its golden glory on the air.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
Give what you have. To some it may be better than you dare think.
Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate Still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait.
We judge ourselves by what we are capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
If I am not worth the wooing, I am surely not worth the winning.
Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.
A torn jacket is soon mended but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
When you do find humor in trying times, one of the first and most important changes you experience is that you see your perplexing problems in a new way - you suddenly have a new perspective on them.
The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.
We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect.
A child is a curly, dimpled lunatic.
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, it is but a succession of changes so gentle and easy that we can scarcely mark their progress.
What influenced me was Tori Amos, who was unapologetic about expressing anger through music, and Sinead O'Connor. Those two in particular were really moving for me, and very inspiring, before I wrote 'Jagged Little Pill.'
Whether planned or not, humor takes our mind off of our troubles.
This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love the more they give, the more they possess.
The whole history of pop music had rested on the first person singular, with occasional intrusions of the second person singular.
To love and win is the best thing, to love and lose, the next best.