"The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Dalai Lama
"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."
"All things must change to something new, to something strange."