Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
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All things must change to something new, to something strange.
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
It takes less time to do things right than to explain why you did it wrong.
You know I say just what I think, and nothing more and less. I cannot say one thing and mean another.
Talk not of wasted affection affection never was wasted.
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
I'm very at ease, and I like it. I never thought I would be such a family-oriented guy I didn't think that was part of my makeup. But somebody said that as you get older you become the person you always should have been, and I feel that's happening to me. I'm rather surprised at who I am, because I'm actually like my dad!
They keep the old business. We keep the ongoing business.
People listen to music the way they want to listen to music.
Logic is like the sword: those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
If we can but prevent the government from wasting the labours of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.
The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.
All History is current all injustice continues on some level, somewhere in the world.
The freedom that women were supposed to have found in the Sixties largely boiled down to easy contraception and abortion things to make life easier for men, in fact.
Many say an art dealer running a museum is a 'conflict of interest.' But maybe the art world has lived an artificial or unintentional lie all of these years when it comes to conflicts of interest.
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.