Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes About Soldiers

Quotes about: Soldiers
  • In the mouths of many men soft words are like roses that soldiers put into the muzzles of their muskets on holidays.

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, J. D. McClatchy (2000). “Poems and Other Writings”, p.796, Library of America
  • Will without power is like children playing at soldiers.

    "Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations" by Jehiel Keeler Hoyt, (pp. 871-882), 1922.
  • Authors must not, like Chinese soldiers, expect to win victories by turning somersets in the air.

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (2013). “Delphi Complete Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Illustrated)”, p.2078, Delphi Classics

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  • Born: February 27, 1807
  • Died: March 24, 1882
  • Occupation: Poet
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