Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on electricity

Striking the electric chain wherewith we are darkly bound.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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

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

The dome of thought, the palace of the soul.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto ii. Stanza 6.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on thought and words

Words are things, and a small drop if ink, Falling like dew upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on art, life, and pain

The great art of life is the sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

A thousand years scarce serve to form a state: An hour may lay it in the dust.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto ii. Stanza 84.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

By the blue rushing of the arrowy Rhone.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 71.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on world

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"While stands the Coliseum, Rome shall stand; When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall; And when Rome falls-the world."

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 145.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on doubt, religion, and spirit

There's nought, no doubt, so much the spirit calms As rum and true religion.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Don Juan

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

They never fail who die in a great cause.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on wonder

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A schoolboy's tale, the wonder of an hour!

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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

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