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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
(1807-1882) born on
Feb 27
US poet, educator. He was the most popular 19th century poet, e.g., "Village Blacksmith," 1842, and 1st American with a bust in Westminster Abbey.
The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come in contact with other minds.

Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind.
If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it: Every arrow that flies feels the attraction of earth.
In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
R: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
A: "Elegiac Verse."
N: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
K: "Kavanagh," bk. 1, ch. 1, 1849.

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