"Heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight but, while their companions slept, they were toiling upward in the night."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Winston Churchill
"For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day."
"The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art."
"For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art."
"Resolve and thou art free."
"The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain."