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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Comprehensive information about Henry Wadsworth Longfellow including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. 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" This educational Henry Wadsworth Longfellow resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose. Quote Right
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Quote Left The strength of criticism lies only in the weakness of the thing criticized Quote Right
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Quote Left Silently, one by one,in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels Quote Right
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Quote Left Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning -- an endeavor to find our place on a cloudy sea by measuring the distance we have run, but without any observation of the heavenly bodies. Quote Right
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Quote Left Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done, has earned a night's repose. Quote Right
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