Charles Hamilton Aide
Charles Hamilton Aide (sometimes written as Aidé or Aïdé; born in Paris, France, 1826 - died in London, England, December 13, 1906) was a popular novelist, playwright, songwriter, dramatist, and society person in England and France.
- I sit beside my lonely fire
And pray for wisdom yet:
For calmness to remember
Or courage to forget.
- Remember or Forget, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
- Do you recall that night in June
Upon the Danube River;
We listened to the ländler-tune,
We watched the moonbeams quiver.
- The Danube River, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).