83 quotes found by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks,
love  books  learning  serenity  # 1890
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
simplicity  character  style  # 242492
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
nature  best  Rain  # 242493
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
sad  secret  Sorrows  # 242494
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Into each life some rain must fall.
life  Rain  Each  # 242495
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal shown, and a distant voice in the darkness; So on the ocean of life, we pass and speak one another, only a look and a voice, then darkness again and a silence.
life  Passing  Another  # 242496
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Youth comes but once in a lifetime.
Teen  Once  youth  # 242497
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to know that it has begun.
love  Less  Moment  # 242498
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service.
life  dreams  service  # 242499
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.
learning  wise  single  # 242500
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done, has earned a night's repose.
morning  night  Each  # 242501
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
success  Great  Sure  # 242502
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion That if by chance it be shaken, or into its depths like a pebble Drops some careless word, it overflows, and its secret, Spilt on the ground like water, can never be gathered together.
life  heart  together  # 242503
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Music is the universal language of mankind.
music  language  mankind  # 242504
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.
character  simplicity  style  # 242505