Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
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We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is sought after.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Talk not of wasted affection affection never was wasted.
We judge ourselves by what we are capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate Still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait.
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.
The art of motherhood involves much silent, unobtrusive self-denial, an hourly devotion which finds no detail too minute.
From the time I was a kid, I always knew something was going to happen to me. Didn't know exactly what.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and men are members.
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved loved for ourselves, or rather in spite of ourselves.
The longitivity and good health of a husband's life is directly proportional to the happiness of his wife.
Blessed are they who have nothing to say and who cannot be persuaded to say it.
Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand.
I don't think there's anybody in America who thinks my personality is best suited to being Number Two.
In virtually every Western society in the 1960s there was a moral revolution, an abandonment of its entire traditional ethic of self-restraint.