Lord Alfred Tennyson

1809 - 1892

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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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 clarity, death, men, and truth

I held it truth, with him who sings To one clear harp in divers tones, That men may rise on stepping-stones Of their dead selves to higher things.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Memorium, i.

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on cities and legends

I waited for the train at Coventry; I hung with grooms and porters on the bridge, To watch the three tall spires; and there I shaped The city's ancient legend into this.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: Godiva.

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