Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Meandering around . . .

Today is the birthday of William Wordsworth (April 7, 1770 – April 23, 1850), poet.

"Nature never did betray the heart that loved her." - William Wordsworth

"In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing." - William Wordsworth

"Life is divided into three terms - that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future." - William Wordsworth

"That best portion of a man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love." - William Wordsworth

"The mind that is wise mourns less for what age takes away; than what it leaves behind." - William Wordsworth

"Wisdom is oftentimes nearer when we stoop than when we soar." - William Wordsworth

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