Music is the universal language of mankind.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)
Contributed by: Zaady
Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again.
Look not mournfully into the Past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the Present. It is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy Future, Without fear, and with a manly heart.
Source: Hyperion , bk. IV, ch. 8
All things come round to him who will but wait.
Source: Tales of a Wayside Inn. The Student's Tale. (1862.)
The prayer of Ajax was for light.
Source: The Goblet of Life.
Into each life some rain must fall, Some days must be dark and dreary.
Source: The Rainy Day.
Standing with reluctant feet Where the brook and river meet, Womanhood and childhood fleet!
It takes less time to do a thing right than it does to explain why you did it wrong.
There was a little girl Who had a little curl Right in the middle of her forehead, When she was good She was very, very good, But when she was bad she was horrid.
Source: B.R.T. Machetta, Home Life of Longfellow
Look, then, into thine heart, and write!
Source: Voices of the Night. Prelude.
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