Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

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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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on sleep

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Now I shall go to sleep. Goodnight.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on despair

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The nympholepsy of some fond despair.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 115.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on art, death, hope, and nations

Scion of chiefs and monarchs, where art thou? Fond hope of many nations, art thou dead? Could not the grave forget thee, and lay low Some less majestic, less beloved head?

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 168.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on creation, heart, idealism, and mortality

Egeria! sweet creation of some heart Which found no mortal resting-place so fair As thine ideal breast.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 115.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Tully was not so eloquent as thou, Thou nameless column with the buried base.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 110.

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