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William Cullen Bryant Quotes

Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster children into strength and athletic proportion.

Weep not that the world changes - did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were a cause indeed to weep.

Truth gets well if she is run over by a locomotive, while error dies of lockjaw if she scratches her finger.

The melancholy days are come, the saddest of the year, Of wailing winds, and naked woods and meadows brown and sear.