219 Total Quotes

Robert Browning Quotes

Robert Browning
I give the fight up: let there be an end, a privacy, an obscure nook for me. I want to be forgotten even by God.
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#English Poet #Privacy

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Nobly, nobly Cape Saint Vincent to the North-west died away; / Sunset ran, one glorious blood-red, reeking into Cadiz bay.
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#Blood

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Unless God send his hail / Or blinding fire balls, sleet or stifling snow, / In some time, his good time, I shall arrive.
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#Fire

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Others mistrust and say: "But time escapes - live now or never!" He said: "What's time? Leave Now for dogs and apes - Man has For ever
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#Dogs

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Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
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#English Poet #Love #Famous

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Open my heart and you will see / Graved inside of it, `Italy'.
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#Heart

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Nay but you, who do not love her, / Is she not pure gold, my mistress?
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#Gold

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God is the perfect poet, / Who in his person acts his own creations.
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#Acts

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O thou soul of my soul! I shall clasp thee again, / And with God be the rest!
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#God

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What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all; Cram in a day, what his youth took a year to hold.
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#English Poet #Age And Aging

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Pleasure must succeed to pleasure, else past pleasure turns to pain
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#Past

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Leave the flesh to the fate it was fit for! the spirit be thine!
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#Fate

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It is best to be yourself, imperial, plain and true.
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#Sincerity

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The moth's kiss, first! / Kiss me as if you made believe / You were not sure, this eve, / How my face, your flower, had pursed / Its petals up.
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#Believe

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The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch at the core While cheeks burn, arms open, eyes shut, and lips meet!
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#English Poet

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It is the glory and the good of Art, / That Art remains the one way possible / Of speaking truth, to minds like mine at least.
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#Art