28 Total Quotes

Leigh Hunt Quotes

Night's deepest gloom is but a calm; that soothes the weary mind: The labored days restoring balm; the comfort of mankind.
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#Night #Comfort

Jenny kiss'd me when we met, Jumping from the chair she sat in; Time, you thief, who love to get Sweets into your list, put that in! Say I'm weary, say I'm sad, Say that health and wealth have miss'd me, Say I'm growing old, but add, Jenny kiss'd m
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#Love

Colors are the smiles of nature.
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#English Poet #Colors

It is books that teach us to refine our pleasures when young, and to recall them with satisfaction when we are old.
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#English Poet #Books And Reading

There are two worlds: the world we can measure with line and rule, and the world that we feel with our hearts and imagination.
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#English Poet #Imagination

Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.
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#People #English Poet

The groundwork of all happiness is health.
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#Happiness #English Poet

The same people who can deny others everything are famous for refusing themselves nothing.
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#People #English Poet

If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating
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#Support

The person who can be only serious or only cheerful, is but half a man.
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#English Poet #Man

Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
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#English Poet #History

Those who have lost an infant are never, in a way, without an infant.
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#English Poet

If you are ever at a loss to support a flagging conversation, introduce the subject of eating.
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#English Poet #Conversation

One of the animals which a generous and sociable man would soonest become is a dog. A dog can have a friend; he has affections and character, he can equally enjoy the field and the fireside; he dreams, he caresses, he propitiates; he offends, and is pardoned; he stands by you in adversity; he is a good fellow.
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#Animals

Stolen kisses are always sweetest.
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#English Poet

Your second-hand bookseller is second to none in the worth of the treasures he dispenses.
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#English Poet

The only place a new hat can be carried into with safety is a church, for there is plenty of room there.
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#English Poet

If you ever have to support a flagging conversation, introduce the topic of eating.
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#English Poet