Bryant

Famous quotes containing the word bryant:

    So they, who climb to wealth, forget
    The friends in darker fortunes tried.
    I copied them—but I regret
    That I should ape the ways of pride.
    —William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    So gentle and so beautiful, should perish with the flowers.
    —William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness—a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
    —William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)