Let us have Wine and Women, Mirth and Laughter Sermons and soda-water the day after.
Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)
Contributed by: Zaady
With just enough of learning to misquote.
Source: English Bards and Scotch Reviewers. Line 66.
All human history attests That happiness for man, the hungry sinner! - Since Eve ate apples, much depends on dinner.
Source: The Island
And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live on.
Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 32.
Heaven gives its favourites-early death.
Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 102.
I am as a weed Flung from the rock, on Ocean's foam to sail Where'er the surge may sweep, the tempest's breath prevail.
Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 2.
And there was mounting in hot haste.
Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 25.
The mind can make Substance, and people planets of its own With beings brighter than have been, and give A breath to forms which can outlive all flesh
To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin.
Now I shall go to sleep. Goodnight.
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