Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quote

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Henry Wadsworth LongfellowShare on Facebook

Born: February 27, 1807

Died: March 24, 1882 (aged 75)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was an American poet and educator whose works include Paul Revere's Ride, The Song of Hiawatha, and Evangeline. He was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri's The Divine Comedy and was one of the five Fireside Poets.

Quote of the day

Every tax, however, is to the person who pays it a badge, not of slavery but of liberty. It denotes that he is a subject to government, indeed, but that, as he has some property, he cannot himself be the property of a master.

Popular Authors

Tony Blair
Frank Lloyd Wright
John Locke
Walter Savage Landor
Andrew Motion
Saint Augustine
William Penn
Napoleon Hill
William Cowper
Robert E. Howard
Milton Friedman
Marshall McLuhan
Hermann Hesse
John Dryden