Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

(27 February 1807 – 24 March 1882 / Portland, Maine)

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Poems

1. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. Interlude I. 3/30/2010
2. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. Interlude Ii. 3/30/2010
3. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. Interlude V. 3/30/2010
4. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. Interlude Vi. 3/30/2010
5. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. Prelude; The Wayside Inn 3/30/2010
6. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Ix. -- Thangbrand The Priest 3/30/2010
7. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf V. -- The Skerry Of Shrieks 3/30/2010
8. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Viii. -- Gudrun 3/30/2010
9. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf X. -- Raud The Strong 3/30/2010
10. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xi. -- Bishop Sigurd At Salten Fiord 3/30/2010
11. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xii. -- King Olaf's Christmas 3/30/2010
12. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xix. -- King Olaf's War-Horns 3/30/2010
13. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xv. -- A Little Bird In The Air 3/30/2010
14. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xvi. -- Queen Thuri And The Angelica Stalks 3/30/2010
15. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xx. -- Einar Tamberskelver 3/30/2010
16. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Xxii. -- The Nun Of Nidaros 3/30/2010
17. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Spanish Jew's Tale; The Legend Of Rabbi Ben Levi 3/30/2010
18. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Student's Tale; The Falcon Of Ser Federigo 3/30/2010
19. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Theologian's Tale; Torquemada 3/30/2010
20. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Theologian's Tale; Torquemada 3/30/2010
21. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude I. 3/30/2010
22. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude Ii. 3/30/2010
23. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude Iii. 3/30/2010
24. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude Iv. 3/30/2010
25. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Interlude V. 3/30/2010
26. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad Of Carmilhan - Iii. 3/30/2010
27. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad Of Carmilhan - Iv. 3/30/2010
28. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Poet's Tale; Lady Wentworth 3/30/2010
29. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Sicilian's Tale; The Bell Of Atri 3/30/2010
30. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Spanish Jew's Tale; Kambalu 3/30/2010
31. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Student's Second Tale; The Baron Of St. Castine 3/30/2010
32. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Student's Tale; The Cobbler Of Hagenau 3/30/2010
33. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Finale 3/30/2010
34. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude I. 3/30/2010
35. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude Ii. 3/30/2010
36. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga Of King Olaf Iii. -- Thora Of Rimol 3/30/2010
37. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. Prelude 3/30/2010
38. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude V. 3/30/2010
39. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude Vi. 3/30/2010
40. Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 3. Interlude Vii. 3/30/2010
Best Poem of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

A Psalm Of Life

Tell me not, in mournful numbers,
Life is but an empty dream!
For the soul is dead that slumbers,
And things are not what they seem.

Life is real! Life is earnest!
And the grave is not its goal;
Dust thou art, to dust returnest,
Was not spoken of the soul.

Not enjoyment, and not sorrow,
Is our destined end or way;
But to act, that each to-morrow
Find us farther than to-day.

Art is long, and Time is fleeting,
And our hearts, though stout and brave,
Still, like muffled drums, are beating
Funeral marches to the grave.

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Memories

Oft I remember those I have known
In other days, to whom my heart was lead
As by a magnet, and who are not dead,
But absent, and their memories overgrown
With other thoughts and troubles of my own,
As graves with grasses are, and at their head
The stone with moss and lichens so o'er spread,
Nothing is legible but the name alone.
And is it so with them? After long years.

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