Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

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

There's music in the sighing of a reed; There's music in the gushing of a rill; There's music in all things, if we have ears; The earth is but the music of the spheres.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on loneliness and music

There is a rapture on the lonely shore . . . By the deep sea, and music in its roar.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on nations

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The Niobe of nations! there she stands.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 79.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on dreams

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Gone, glimmering through the dream of things that were.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on laughter and medicine

Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron

The thorns which I have reap'd are of the tree I planted; they have torn me, and I bleed. I should have known what fruit would spring from such a seed.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iv. Stanza 10.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on life and losing

All is concentr'd in a life intense, Where not a beam, nor air, nor leaf is lost, But hath a part of being.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto iii. Stanza 89.

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A Quote by George Gordon, Lord Byron on existence, life, love, and women

Man's love is of man's life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

Source: Don Juan

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

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I have imbibed such a love for money that I keep some sequins in a drawer to count, and cry over them once a week.

Lord Byron (1788 - 1824)

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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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