Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton

1831 - 1891

A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on people and tyranny

When people have no other tyrant, their own public opinion becomes one.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith,

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on life, purity, and purpose

No life can be pure in its purpose, and strong in its strife, and all life not be purer and stronger thereby.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith, Poems. Last Words of a Sensitive Second-Rate Poet

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on losing, remorse, and virtue

Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith, Lucile

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on belief, dreams, and love

Since we parted yester eve, I do love thee, love, believe, Twelve times dearer, twelve hours longer,- One dream deeper, one night stronger, One sun surer,-thus much more Than I loved thee, love, before.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith, Since We Parted

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on tears and world

Sorrows humanize our race; tears are the showers that fertilize the world.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith, Lucile

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on teachers and wishes

The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith,

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on action, deed, and life

We are our own fates.- Our deeds are our own doomsmen.- Man's life was made not for creeds but actions.-

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith,

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on genius and talent

Genius does what it must, and Talent does what it can.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith, Poems. Last Words of a Sensitive Second-Rate Poet

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on genius and observation

Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith

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A Quote by Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton on design, destiny, heaven, and work

We are but the instruments of heaven; our work is not design but destiny.

Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831 - 1891)

Source: pseudonym: Owen Meredith,

Contributed by: Zaady

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