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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Biography...American poet and educator Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is one of the greatest poets in American history. Born in Portland, Maine, He became professor of Modern Languages in Harvard University; wrote "Hyperion," a romance in prose, and a succession of poems as well as lyrics, among the former "Evangeline," "The Golden Legend," "Hiawatha," and "Miles Standish"


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Quote Left To be seventy years old is like climbing the Alps. You reach a snow-crowned summit, and see behind you the deep valley stretching miles and miles away, and before you other summits higher and whiter, which you may have strength to climb, or may not. Then you sit down and meditate and wonder which it will be. Quote Right
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Quote Left The heights by great men reached and kept, were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night Quote Right
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Quote Left Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is destiny. Quote Right
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Quote Left We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done. Quote Right
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Quote Left Ah, to build, to build! That is the noblest art of all the arts. Painting and sculpture are but images, are merely shadows cast by outward things on stone or canvas, having in themselves no separate existence. Architecture, existing in itself, and not in seeming a something it is not, surpasses them as substance shadow. Quote Right
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