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'Tis not what man does which exalts him, but what man Would do!   Life
A minute's success pays the failure of years.   Life
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp. Or what's a heaven for?   Life
Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do.   Life
And gain is gain, however small.   Life
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay...   Life
Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds...   Life
Faultless to a fault.   Life
Go practice if you please with men and women: leave a child alone for ...   Life
God is the perfect poet.   Poetry
Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.   Age
How good is man's life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the hea...   Life
I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.   Life
If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing...   Life
Inscribe all human effort with one word, artistry's haunting curse, th...   Life
Kiss me as if you made believe You were not sure this eve, How my face...   Life
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambiti...   Business
Love is energy of life.   Life
Man partly is and wholly hopes to be.   Life
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.   Life
My sun sets to rise again.   Life
Never the time and the place and the loved one all together!   Life
O lyric Love, half-angel and half-bird and all a wonder and a wild des...   Life
Of what I call God, And fools call Nature.   Life
Oh, to be in England now that April's there.   Life
One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, never doubte...   Life
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather t...   Life
Stung by the splendor of a sudden thought.   Life
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.   Love
That's the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over, lest you should...   Life
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. ...   Life
The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we ...   Life
We loved, sir - used to meet: how sad and bad and mad it was - but the...   Life
What of soul was left, I wonder, when the kissing had to stop?   Life
What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.   Life
What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all; Cram in a day, wha...   Life
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, ...   Life
Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.   Music
You should not take a fellow eight years old and make him swear to nev...   Life