God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame.
Elizabeth Browning (1806 - 1861)
Contributed by: Zaady
And Marlowe, Webster, Fletcher, Ben, Whose fire-hearts sowed our furrows when The world was worthy of such men.
Source: A Vision of Poets.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Suddenly, as rare things will, it vanished.
I think it frets the saints in heaven to see How many desolate creatures on the earth Have learnt the simple dues of fellowship And social comfort, in a hospital.
Knowledge by suffering entereth; And Life is perfected by Death.
Source: A Vision of Poets.Conclusion.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
Thou large-brain'd woman and large-hearted man.
Source: To George Sand. A Desire.
There Shakespeare, on whose forehead climb The crowns o' the world; oh, eyes sublime With tears and laughter for all time!
Death forerunneth Love to win "Sweetest eyes were ever seen."
Source: Catarina to Camoens.
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