“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

Hard Work
Pass It On®
Pass It On®


Your Comments
Jacob Dreyer from Scotland OCTOBER 8, 2021
My grandmother said this to me every time she brought me tea while I was doing school homework at my desk. Tomorrow I am handing the desk to my grandson, and Longfellow's words will be in the top drawer.

Marjorie Ryan from Knightsville Yallahs St Thomas Jamaica  SEPTEMBER 6, 2021
With hard work and dedication faith and determination you will win the race you are set out for.

Anonymous JUNE 29, 2021
Amazing story

Marlene Mark from Trinidad& Tobago JUNE 12, 2021
My Dad's mantra! Now mine too!

Cephas C. Glavee from GHANA APRIL 12, 2021
My JSS headmaster, may his soul rest in peace, said this quote every Monday at morning assembly about 22 years ago.

See All Comments

Here are some other inspiring quotes you might like.