Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on fighting

He rush'd into the field, and foremost fighting fell.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 23.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on deed, life, wonder, and world

He who grown aged in this world of woe, In deeds, not years, piercing the depths of life, So that no wonder waits him.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 5.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Hereditary bondsmen! know ye not, Who would be free, themselves must strike the blow?

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto ii. Stanza 76.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on history

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History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 108.

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

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I have not loved the world, nor the world me.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 113.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on water

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Alas! our young affections run to waste, Or water but the desert.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 120.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Far as the breeze can bear, the billows foam.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: The Corsair, canto i. stanza 1.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on farewells, losing, and prayer

Farewell! if ever fondest prayer For other's weal avail'd on high, Mine will not all be lost in air, But waft thy name beyond the sky.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Farewell! if ever fondest Prayer.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on earth

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Venice once was dear, The pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 3.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Where Venice sate in state, throned on her hundred isles.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 1.

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