Lord Alfred Tennyson

1809 - 1892

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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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on brothers and men

Men, my brothers, men the workers, ever reaping something new.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Line 117.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON

More black than ash-buds in the front of March.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: The Gardener's Daughter.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on kiss, love, and soul

O love! O fire! once he drew With one long kiss my whole soul through My lips, as sunlight drinketh dew.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Fatima. Stanza 3.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on love

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O Love! what hours were thine and mine, In lands of palm and southern pine; In lands of palm, of orange-blossom, Of olive, aloe, and maize and vine!

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: The Daisy. Stanza 1.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on love

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Of love that never found his earthly close, What sequel? Streaming eyes and breaking hearts; Or all the same as if he had not been?

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Love and Duty.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on good and men

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Oh good gray head which all men knew!

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 change and love

In the spring a livelier iris changes on the burnish'd dove; In the spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Locksley Hall. Line 19.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on death and despair

It becomes no man to nurse despair, but, in the teeth of clenched antagonisms, to follow up the worthiest till he die.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

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