"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."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."