Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on heart, love, rest, and soul

For the sword outwears its sheath, And the soul wears out the breast. And the heart must pause to breathe, And love itself have rest.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on bravery

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Grieving, if aught inanimate e'er grieves, Over the unreturning brave.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 27.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on love

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Had sigh'd to many, though he loved but one.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto i. stanza 5.

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

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He had kept The whiteness of his soul, and thus men o'er him wept.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 57.

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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 wit

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With wit to hatch a pun or tell a story.

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

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There's not a joy the world can give like that it takes away.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Stanzas for Music

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