Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Oh, Amos Cottle! Phoebus! what a name!

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: English Bards and Scotch Reviewers. Line 399.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on blindness

Oh for one hour of blind old Dandolo, The octogenarian chief, Byzantium's conquering foe!

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 12.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on spirit

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Oh that the desert were my dwelling-place, With one fair spirit for my minister, William Knox. 1789-1825.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on life, mortality, rest, and spirit

Oh why should the spirit of mortal be proud? Like a fast-flitting meteor, a fast-flying cloud, A flash of the lightning, a break of the wave, He passes from life to his rest in the grave.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Mortality. 2

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

On the ear Drops the light drip of the suspended oar.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 86.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Once more upon the waters! yet once more! And the waves bound beneath me as a steed That knows his rider.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 2.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Let these describe the undescribable.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 53.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on heart

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Maid of Athens, ere we part, Give, oh give me back my heart!

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Maid of Athens.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on despair

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Maidens, like moths, are ever caught by glare, And Mammon wins his way where seraphs might despair.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto i. Stanza 9.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Man! Thou pendulum betwixt a smile and tear.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 109.

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