Lord Alfred Tennyson

1809 - 1892

A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on god

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Man's word is God in man.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: The Idylls of the King, The Coming of Arthur

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on humility, losing, motherhood, sons, and virtue

O son, thou hast not true humility, The highest virtue, mother of them all; But her thou hast not know; for what is this? Thou thoughtest of thy prowess and thy sins Thou hast not lost thyself to save thyself.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: “Sir Galahad,”Complete Poetical Works of Tennyson, p. 101.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on death

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Into the jaws of death.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: The Charge of the Light Brigade, stanza 3.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON

And our spirits rush'd together at the touching of the lips.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Locksley Hall

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on knowledge and wisdom

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON

He seems to near and yet so far.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Memoriam, 1850

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on god

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God's finger touched him and he slept.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Memoriam, 1850

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on goals, good, and trust

Oh yet we trust that somehow good Will be the final goal of ill.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Memoriam, 1850

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on good, lies, men, and peace

Ah, when shall all men's good Be each man's rule, and universal peace Lie like a shaft of light across the land, And like a lane of beams athwart the sea, Thro' all the circle of the golden year?

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: The Golden Year.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on faith, good, kindness, nobility, and simplicity

Howe'er it be it seems to me, 'Tis only noble to be good; Kind hearts are more than coronets, And simple faith than Norman blood.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

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