Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotes, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow sayings, and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Don't cross the bridge til you come to it. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
He that respects himself is safe from others. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Most people would succeed in small things, if they were not troubled with great ambitions. 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. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
He that respects himself is safe from others; he wears a coat of mail that none can pierce. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A feeling of sadness and longing that is not akin to pain, and resembles sorrow only as the mist resembles the rain. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Let the dead Past bury its dead! Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sunday is the golden clasp that binds together the volume of the week. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Music is the universal language of mankind. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to know that it has begun. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining, is to let it rain. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A word that has been said may be unsaid--it is but air. But when a deed is done, it cannot be undone, nor can our thoughts reach out to all the mischiefs that may follow. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A torn jacket is soon mended, but hard words bruise the heart of a child. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
They who go Feel not the pain of parting; it is they Who stay behind that suffer. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ah, how good it feels! The hand of an old friend. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Today is the blocks with which we build. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Love keeps the cold out better than a cloak. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
He spake well who said that graves are the footprints of angels. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Age is opportunity no less, Than youth itself, through in another dress. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow