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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 The holiest of all holidays are those Kept by ourselves in silence and apart; The secret anniversaries of the heart. Quote Right
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Quote Left To say the least, a town life makes one more tolerant and liberal in one's judgement of others. Quote Right
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Quote Left Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think. Quote Right
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Quote Left Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. Quote Right
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Quote Left Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream!—... Quote Right
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