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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


Henry Wadsworth Longfellow famously said, "We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done."
  U.S. poet remembered for long narrative poems like "Paul Revere’s Ride" and "The Song of Hiawatha" (1807-1882)
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Poem: Paul Revere's Ride
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  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow famously said, "We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done."
  • Are you—""Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was my grandfather’s great-grandfather.
    David Baldacci  --  Wish You Well
  • A German translation of Lonnrot’s Kalevala came under the eyes of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, who thereupon both conceived the plan and chose the meter of his Song of Hiawatha.
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces
  • I was accepted socially with all the warm cordiality that Henry Wadsworth Longfellow would have shown a drunken Negress dancing the can can at high noon on Brattle Street.
    Eugene O’Neill  --  The Iceman Cometh

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  • HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW, "The Courtship of Miles Standish," 1858.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
    David Baldacci  --  Wish You Well
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow," said Lou without much enthusiasm.
    David Baldacci  --  Wish You Well
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Henry Wadsworth Longfellow [8] , T.S. Eliot [5] , Emily Dickinson [6] , Robert Frost [6] , Walt Whitman [6] , Ezra Pound [7] , Allen Ginsberg [8] , Carl Sandburg [8] , W.H. Auden [8] , William Carlos Williams [8]
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