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FayJones1966: "For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: 'It might have been!'" -John Greenleaf Whittier

beyourhome: As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth. - John Greenleaf Whittier

ag4ckt: QUOTE OF THE DAY "For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: 'It might have been!'" -John Greenleaf Whittier

supabucks: "For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: 'It might have been!'" -John Greenleaf Whittier

RyanNDanker: Alone, O Love ineffable, thy saving name is given; to turn aside from thee is hell, to walk with thee is heaven. - John Greenleaf Whittier

LowellNPS: “To a population like that of Lowell, the weekly respite from monotonous in-door toil, afforded by the first day of the week, is particularly grateful.” In 1845, John Greenleaf Whittier wrote The Stranger in Lowell, an account of his visit to the Spindle City.

MelanieJaxn: "The Fates are just: they give us but our own; Nemesis ripens what our hands have sown." ~ John Greenleaf Whittier

Louisesegismar: For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these: ‘It might have been.’” — John Greenleaf Whittier

jerrymiahJCS: “Rest if you must, but don’t you quit.” —John Greenleaf Whittier KOBIE ON SEENZONE

MaxColeArt: “Drop Thy still dews of quietness Till all our strivings cease; Take from our souls the strain and stress, And let our ordered lives confess The beauty of Thy peace... O still small voice of calm!” John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892)

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

LowElsielow: When faith is lost, when honor dies, the man is dead. John Greenleaf Whittier

ManateeMaxCom: "Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew." - John Greenleaf Whittier

ancapquotes: "Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew." - John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

ShepherdDhlami6: Take from our souls the strain and stress, and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of Thy peace. John Greenleaf Whittier

rajiasup: Green calm below, Blue quietness above. -John Greenleaf Whittier (Photo courtesy: Kanpur evenings)

DarrelHofland: Take from our souls the strain and stress, and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of Thy peace. John Greenleaf Whittier

beyourhome: As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth. - John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 19. For all sad words of tongue and pen/ the saddest are those 'It might have been.' [John Greenleaf Whittier]

alirazaabbass: "Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew." ~ John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

ABBYinFLA: “For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these; It might have been.” — John Greenleaf Whittier

SarcasmLiving: For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, "It might have been. - John Greenleaf Whittier

DrGarcinia: 'Who never climbs as rarely falls.' - John Greenleaf Whittier

_leeseril: "For of all sad words of tongue & pen, the saddest are these -- 'It might have been." - John Greenleaf Whittier

hollywithanly: "But warm, sweet, tender, even yet A present help is He; And faith has still its Olivet, And love its Galilee." - John Greenleaf Whittier, "The Master," 1866.

AGReed: 3 of 5 stars to The Story of John Greenleaf Whittier by Francis E. Cooke

hymnquote: All things are Thine, no gift have we, Lord of all gifts, to offer Thee. And hence with grateful hearts today Thine own before Thy feet we lay. (John Greenleaf Whittier)

DelightingInGod: The steps of faith fall on the seeming void, And find the rock beneath. - John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

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xgosia_mx: “Green calm below, blue quietness above.” – John Greenleaf Whittier

goodnews_cado: Marked as to-read: Maud Muller - Pamphlet by John Greenleaf Whittier

3coma14: Alas for maiden, alas for Judge, for rich repiner and household drudge! God pity them both! and pity us all, who vainly the dreams of youth recall; for of all sad words of tongue or pen,the saddest are these: It might have been! John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

RobynMMcGee: Check out JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER: Friend & Defender of Freedom by Fredrika S. Smith 1948

MelanieJaxn: There is religion in everything around us, - a calm and holy religion in the unbreathing things of Nature, which man would do well to imitate. -John Greenleaf Whittier

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NEHIST: In the midst of the Ipswich Fright, a young man "mounted his horse and followed after the retreating multitude, undeceiving all whom he overtook," wrote John Greenleaf Whittier.

larryseaman: ATSBK clip: Poet John Greenleaf Whittier - short biography

jewelsfrazier68: The tissue of life to be We weave with colors all our own, And in the field of destiny We reap what we have sown. ~John Greenleaf-Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

Spill_Words: In-School Days By John Greenleaf Whittier Still sits the school-house by the road, A ragged beggar sleeping; Around it still the sumachs grow, And blackberry-vines are creeping. Within, the master's desk is seen,

izjenaaa: "For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: It might have been!" - John Greenleaf Whittier

Christy24317358: We faintly hear, we dimly see, In differing phrase we pray; But dim or clear, we own in Him The life, the truth, the way. -John Greenleaf Whittier

RobynMMcGee: Check out JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER: Friend & Defender of Freedom by Fredrika S. Smith 1948

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

beyourhome: As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth. - John Greenleaf Whittier

mindsetnmastery: “Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been.” ― John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 19. For all sad words of tongue and pen/ the saddest are those 'It might have been.' [John Greenleaf Whittier]

AngeloBCollie: “Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been.'” ― John Greenleaf Whittier, "Maud Muller"

RobynMMcGee: Check out JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER: Friend & Defender of Freedom by Fredrika S. Smith 1948

watcher0077: the silver tint on the clouds of doubt and you can never tell how close you are,it may be near when it seems far. so stick to the fight when you're hardest hit it's when things go wrong that must not quit" -JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER

FictionsofHaiti: *Heinrich von Kleist, The Betrothal in Saint-Domingue (1811) *Alphonse de Lamartine, Toussaint Louverture, Dramatic Poem (1850) *Karl Spindler, The Haitian Groom: A Humorous Tale (1830) *John Greenleaf Whittier, Toussaint L’Ouverture (1833)

NEHIST: John Greenleaf Whittier wrote that a rumor about British regulars coming to massacre the town caused the Ipswich Fright -- "a scene of indescribable terror and confusion.”

anglicanreader: Drop thy still dews of quietness, till all our strivings cease; take from our souls the strain and stress, and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of thy peace. Breathe through the heats of our desire. O still, small voice of calm. John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-92)

NEHIST: John Greenleaf Whittier described the Great Ipswich Fright as “the way in which the woof of comedy interweaves with the warp of tragedy.”

mariaanamia05: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " • John Greenleaf Whittier

NEHIST: The rather ignominious show of fear might have been forgotten, save for John Greenleaf Whittier. He immortalized the Ipswich Fright in 1866.

Christy24317358: We faintly hear, we dimly see, In a differing phrase, we pray; But dim or clear, we own in Him The life, the truth, the way. ~John Greenleaf Whittier

MaxColeArt: “Drop Thy still dews of quietness Till all our strivings cease; Take from our souls the strain and stress, And let our ordered lives confess The beauty of Thy peace... O still small voice of calm!” John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892)

Solisinthesky0: For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " John Greenleaf Whittier

satyamm59589: You never can tell just how close you are, it may be near when it seems so far.... ~John Greenleaf Whittier

StrayCurrents: Herewith a musical embodiment of "...drop thy still dews of quietness..." (John Greenleaf Whittier). The visual narrative may be a little mystifying, but the music is celestial.

quot3bot: "Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew." ~ John Greenleaf Whittier

wigwam: For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: "It might have been!" Maud Muller, by John Greenleaf Whittier

StuntMommy: No longer forward nor behind I look in hope or fear; But, grateful, take the good I find, The best of now and here.  ~John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

wussypizard: The most famous person from Haverhill MA is Rob Zombie, NOT John Greenleaf Whittier. Kiss my ass, nerds

chikuwa100q_bot: 19. For all sad words of tongue and pen/ the saddest are those 'It might have been.' [John Greenleaf Whittier]

xbangsatt: Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been. -John Greenleaf Whittier, Maud Muller - Pamphlet

missabbyyyiiiie: “Green calm below, blue quietness above.” – John Greenleaf Whittier

MelanieJaxn: “Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been.” ― John Greenleaf Whittier

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chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

tonybarnack: “Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been.” - John Greenleaf Whittier

Pam00018: "No longer forward or behind I look in hope or fear, But grateful, take the good I find, The best of now and here." ~ John Greenleaf Whittier TOCHIKO MUTUAL FEELINGS

my1studycentre: "Breathe through the pulses of desire Thy coolness and Thy balm; .." (John Greenleaf Whittier)

SalesPartTime: Inspirational & Relaxing poem|| Read and Relax|| by John Greenleaf Whittier

CaravaggioGhost: "For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: 'It might have been!' " - John Greenleaf Whittier | Maud Muller

Bumblebpete: So let it be in God’s own might We gird us for the coming fight, And, strong in him whose cause is ours, In conflict with unholy powers, We grasp the weapons he has given, The light and truth and love of heaven. John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

aristo__plato: For all sad words of tongue and penThe saddest are these'It might have been'. - John Greenleaf Whittier - sad unelated

xbangsatt: Of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these, 'It might have been. -John Greenleaf Whittier, Maud Muller - Pamphlet

MelittaCampbell: "It's when things go wrong that you must not quit!" John Greenleaf Whittier

EyauukArt: It's no use trying to sum people up. One must follow, not exactly what is said, nor entirely what is done. - John Greenleaf Whittier

itsempathi: “So all night long the storm roared on: The morning broke without a sun; In tiny [spherule] traced with lines Of Nature’s geometric signs” ― John Greenleaf Whittier, "Complete Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier"

LinktoEXPERT: Peace hath higher tests of manhood. Than battle ever knew ~ John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

AVYAANNA: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " John Greenleaf Whittier

Rahamoh44: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " • John Greenleaf Whittier

ShahzadkhanUmar: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " • John Greenleaf Whittier

ishikocreative: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " • John Greenleaf Whittier

SassouZarrouki: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " John Greenleaf Whittier

chikuwa100q_bot: 99. You don't always win/ your battles, but it's good to know you fought. [John Greenleaf Whittier]

snow_babes: "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. " • John Greenleaf Whittier



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