|Nathaniel Parker Willis|
Portrait of Willis by Mathew Brady studios, circa mid-1850s
January 20, 1806|
Portland, Maine, U.S.
|Died||January 20, 1867
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Resting place||Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts|
Gratitude is not only the memory but the homage of the heart rendered to God for his goodness.
Press on! for in the grave there is no work and no device. Press on! while yet you may.
The innocence that feels no risk and is taught no caution, is more vulnerable than guilt, and oftener assailed.
If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of ill, it is human love.
At present there is no distinction among the upper ten thousand of the city.