Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

was an American poet and educator whose works include 'Paul Revere's Ride', The Song of Hiawatha, and Evangeline
If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it.More Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes [08/03/2011 03:08:08]
How beautiful the silent hour, when morning and evening thus sit together, hand in hand, beneath the starless sky of midnight!More Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Good-night! good-night! as we so oft have said
Beneath this roof at midnight, in the days
That are no more, and shall no more return.
Thou hast but taken up thy lamp and gone to bed;
I stay a little longer, as one stays
To cover up the embers that still burn.More Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Don Quixote thought he could have made beautiful bird-cages and toothpicks if his brain had not been so full of ideas of chivalry. Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions.More Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Doubtless criticism was originally benignant, pointing out the beauties of a work rather that its defects. The passions of men have made it malignant, as a bad heart of Procreates turned the bed, the symbol of repose, into an instrument of torture.More Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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