Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.
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The holiest of holidays are those Kept by ourselves in silence and apart The secret anniversaries of the heart.
Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.
A torn jacket is soon mended but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Talk not of wasted affection affection never was wasted.
If I am not worth the wooing, I am surely not worth the winning.
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.
Give what you have. To some it may be better than you dare think.
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost it.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Oh sleep It is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else.
I mean, I went to a church school when I was younger and imbibed a certain amount of religion then but it was really in university that I got interested in religion and politics at the same time. I don't think as if it were one moment of conversion but my spiritual journey really began then.
An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.
Every day I try to do breathing exercises, meditation, and yoga. These things sound awfully cliche, but they help me slow down and try to point to a truth.
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake and all but foolish men know, that the only solid, though a far slower reformation, is what each begins and perfects on himself.