Lord Byron Quotes


137 Lord Byron quotes:



"Here lies interred in the eternity of the past, from whence there is no resurrection for the days -- whatever there may be for the dust -- the thirty-third year of an ill-spent life, which, after a lingering disease of many months sank into a lethargy, and expired, January 22d, 1821, A.D. leaving a successor inconsolable for the very loss which occasioned its existence."
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"The best way will be to avoid each other without appearing to do so -- or if we jostle, at any rate not to bite."
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"Out of chaos God made a world, and out of high passions comes a people."
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"Prolonged endurance tames the bold."
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"What is the worst of woes that wait on age? What stamps the wrinkle deeper on the brow? To view each loved one blotted from life's page, And be alone on earth, as I am now"
"A lady of a ''certain age,'' which means certainly aged."
"Of all the barbarous middle ages, that which is most barbarous is the middle age of man! it is -- I really scarce know what; but when we hover between fool and sage, and don't know justly what we would be at -- a period something like a printed page, black letter upon foolscap, while our hair grows grizzled, and we are not what we were."
"There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, Adversity is the first path to truth"
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"Good but rarely came from good advice"
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"I have seen a thousand graves opened, and always perceived that whatever was gone, the teeth and hair remained of those who had died with them. Is not this odd? They go the very first things in youth and yet last the longest in the dust."
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"I have found that a friend may profess, yet deceive."
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"Dear Doctor, I have read your play, / Which is a good one in its way, - / Purges the eyes and moves the bowels, / And drenches handkerchiefs like towels."
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"The land of self-interest groans from shore to shore, / For fear that plenty should attain the poor."
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"America is a model of force and freedom and moderation - with all the coarseness and rudeness of its people."
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"Sighing that Nature formed but one such man, and broke the die."
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"O gold! I still prefer thee unto paper which makes bank credit like a bank of vapor"
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"Even I / Regained my freedom with a sigh."
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"Yet, Freedom! yet thy banner, torn, but flying, streams like the thunderstorm against the wind."
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"To fly from, need not be to hate mankind"
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"To fly from, need not be to hate, mankind: / All are not fit with them to stir and toil, / Nor is it discontent to keep the mind / Deep in its fountain."
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