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Lord Byron Quotes

Lord Byron
Talent may be in time forgiven, but genius never
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#Genius

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Tempted fate will leave the loftiest star.
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#Fate

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Tis pity wine should be so deleterious, for tea and coffee leave us much more serious
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#Coffee

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The king-times are fast finishing. There will be blood shed like water, and tears like mist; but the peoples will conquer in the end. I shall not live to see it, but I foresee it.
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#Republican #Tears

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No ear can hear nor tongue can tell the tortures of the inward hell!
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#Hell #Conscience

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Oh! too convincing -- dangerously dear -- In woman's eye the unanswerable tear!
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#Cries And Crying

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Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep: and yet a third of Life is passed in sleep
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#Death

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Friendship is Love without his wings!
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#British Poet

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What is fame? The advantage of being known by people of whom you yourself know nothing, and for whom you care as little.
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#Fame

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Physicians mend or end us, Secundum artem; but although we sneer - In health - when ill we call them to attend us, Without the least propensity to jeer
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#Health

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Nothing so fretful, so despicable as a Scribbler, see what I am, and what a parcel of Scoundrels I have brought about my ears, and what language I have been obliged to treat them with to deal with them in their own way; / all this comes of Authorship.
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#Despicable

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Think'st thou existence doth depend on time? It doth; but actions are our epochs
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#Action

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As falls the dew on quenchless sands, blood only serves to wash ambition's hands.
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#Ambition #Blood

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Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; men love in haste but they detest at leisure
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#Hate

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Hatred is the madness of the heart
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#Hate

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To withdraw myself from myself has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all.
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#British Poet

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My native Land - Good Night!
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#Land

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Pythagoras, Locke, Socrates -- but pages might be filled up, as vainly as before, with the sad usage of all sorts of sages, who in his life-time, each was deemed a bore! The loftiest minds outrun their tardy ages.
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#Philosophers And Philosophy

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The devil was the first democrat
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#Devil

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I awoke one morning and found myself famous.
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#Fame

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The mountains look on Marathon - / And Marathon looks on the sea; / And musing there an hour alone, / I dreamed that Greece might yet be free.
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#Marathon

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I have always laid it down as a maxim /and found it justified by experience /that a man and a woman make far better friendships than can exist between two of the same sex /but then with the condition that they never have made or are to make love to each other.
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#Experience

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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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#British Poet #America

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Our thoughts take the wildest flight: Even at the moment when they should arrange themselves in thoughtful order.
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#Focus

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I only go out to get me a fresh appetite for being alone.
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#British Poet #Appetite