"Men of genius are often dull and inert in society as the blazing meteor, when it descends to earth, is only a stone."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."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."