Lord Alfred Tennyson

1809 - 1892

A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON

Sweet is every sound, Sweeter thy voice, but every sound is sweet; Myriads of rivulets hurrying thro' the lawn, The moan of doves in immemorial elms, And murmuring of innumerable bees.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Part vii. Line 203.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on strength

That tower of strength Which stood four-square to all the winds that blew.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Ode on the Death of the Duke of Wellington. Stanza 4.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on apathy and life

The long mechanic pacings to and fro, The set, gray life, and apathetic end.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Love and Duty.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on heart, peace, sleep, soul, and spirit

Sleep sweetly, tender heart, in peace! Sleep, holy spirit, blessed soul, While the stars burn, the moons increase, And the great ages onward roll.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: To J. S.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on change, lies, rest, security, sleep, and soul

Sleep till the end, true soul and sweet! Nothing comes to thee new or strange. Sleep full of rest from head to feet; Lie still, dry dust, secure of change.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: To J. S.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on time and words

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Jewels five-words-long, That on the stretch'd forefinger of all Time Sparkle forever.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Part ii. Line 355.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on dogs and dreams

Like a dog, he hunts in dreams.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Line 79.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on dreams

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Like glimpses of forgotten dreams.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: The Two Voices. Stanza cxxvii.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on life, love, and music

Love took up the harp of Life, and smote on all the chords with might; Smote the chord of Self, that, trembling, pass'd in music out of sight.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Line 33.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on laws, science, and wilderness

Mastering the lawless science of our law,- That codeless myriad of precedent, That wilderness of single instances.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Aylmer's Field.

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