Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on men and world

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But 'midst the crowd, the hum, the shock of men, To hear, to see, to feel, and to possess, And roam along, the world's tired denizen, With none who bless us, none whom we can bless.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto ii. Stanza 26.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on day, laughter, sermons, water, wine, and women

Let us have Wine and Women, Mirth and Laughter Sermons and soda-water the day after.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on earth and mortality

When Newton saw an apple fall, he found . . . A mode of proving that the earth turnd round In a most natural whirl, called gravitation; And thus is the sole mortal who could grapple Since Adam, with a fall or with an apple.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on happiness, history, and hunger

All human history attests That happiness for man, the hungry sinner! - Since Eve ate apples, much depends on dinner.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: The Island

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on heart

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And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live on.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 32.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on death and heaven

Heaven gives its favourites-early death.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 102.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

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.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

And there was mounting in hot haste.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 25.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on mind and people

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

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on happiness, joy, and sharing

To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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