Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
To which the fountain sends forth returns again to the fountain.
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Know how sublime a thing is to suffer and be strong.
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Learn to labour and to wait.
A torn jacket is soon mended but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate Still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait.
The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
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.
Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life?
The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy, but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain.
I get a friend to travel with me... I need somebody to bring me back to who I am. It's hard to be alone.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
I have spread my dreams under your feet
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Faith certainly tells us what the senses do not, but not the contrary of what they see it is above, not against them.
My friends say, 'Man you're going to have kids sleeping on pillowcases with your face on it! You're going to be on toothbrushes and magnets and stuff.' I guess now that I'm a dad, I'm thrilled about that.
I don't think I've ever read poetry, ever.