"The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Oscar Wilde
"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."
"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."
"All things must change to something new, to something strange."