“The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.”

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow POET


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Kealeboga Olebogile from Palapye, Botswana SEPTEMBER 22, 2019
This was my most inspirational quote I looked up to when I was at high school. It somehow always powered me to achieve my set targets especially when I have work at night. Absolutely Forever Relevant.

Shanu from London JUNE 12, 2019
Soo inspirational

When we migrated to the US MAY 11, 2019
When my daughter Migrated to the US to go to college, I did this quotation in Calligraphy and pinned it to her bedside wall. I myself remember this all the time when I am painting especially at nights.

Susy from Bangalore ,India APRIL 16, 2019
My father would often quote this poem to us as children .He even had a display plaque done at our home .I can still recite this after 40 odd decades

Pamela Gordon, from Boynton Beach, Florida MARCH 13, 2019
I love this poem, I learnt it in middle school back in my Caribbean Island, and it has been one of the sources of my accomplishment.

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