Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

1807 - 1882

A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on death and heart

And as she looked around, she saw how Death the consoler, Laying his hand upon many a heart, had healed it forever.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: Part ii. 5.

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on good

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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.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on death

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There is a reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: The Reaper and the Flowers.

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on death, life, and mortality

There is no death! What seems so is transition; This life of mortal breath Is but a suburb of the life elysian, Whose portal we call Death.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: Resignation.

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on fate, heart, and learning

Let us, then, be up and doing, With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labour and to wait.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: A Psalm of Life.

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on art and beginning

Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on books, learning, love, and serenity

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: Morituri Salutamus

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on assumptions and darkness

But oftentimes celestial benedictions Assume this dark disguise.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

Source: Resignation.

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on change

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All things must change to something new, to something strange.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

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A Quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)

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