Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Talk not of wasted affection affection never was wasted.
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Learn to labour and to wait.
Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.
Well has it been said that there is no grief like the grief which does not speak.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Know how sublime a thing is to suffer and be strong.
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.
The morning pouring everywhere, its golden glory on the air.
Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the present. It is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future, without fear.
Mediocre men work at their best men seeking excellence strive to do better.
Design can never be an ultimate explanation for anything. It can only be a proximate explanation. A plane or a car is explained by a designer but that's because the designer himself, the engineer, is explained by natural selection.
Men and women of every faith and good people with none at all sincerely strive to do right and lead a purpose-driven life.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Screaming at children over their grades, especially to the point of the child's tears, is child abuse, pure and simple. It's not funny and it's not good parenting. It is a crushing, scarring, disastrous experience for the child. It isn't the least bit funny.
I have a big problem with piped music. I like either silence or to listen to it properly.
If you are not ready to stomach the foolishness of a man, then remain single for life.
Joy, rather than happiness, is the goal of life, for joy is the emotion which accompanies our fulfilling our natures as human beings. It is based on the experience of one's identity as a being of worth and dignity.
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Surely being a Professional Beauty - let alone an ageing one - is one of the most insecure and doomed careers imaginable.