Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

A Quote by Robert Browning on faults, men, and pride

The sad rhyme of the men who proudly clung To their first fault, and withered in their pride.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Paracelsus. Part iv.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on feeling, gifts, and thought

And inasmuch as feeling, the East's gift, Is quick and transient,- comes, and lo! is gone, While Northern thought is slow and durable.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Luria. Act. v.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on beginning and worth

When the fight begins within himself, A man 's worth something.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Men and Women. Bishop Blougram's Apology.

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A Quote by Robert Browning

So free we seem, so fettered fast we are.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Andrea del Sarto

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A Quote by Robert Browning on friendship and world

What a thing friendship is - World without end.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

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A Quote by Robert Browning on art, glory, good, and truth

It is the glory and good of Art That Art remains the one way possible Of speaking truth, - to mouths like mine, at least.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The Ring and the Book. Line 842.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on glory

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So may a glory from defect arise.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Deaf and Dumb.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on boasts, deed, rest, and songs

We shall march prospering,-not thro' his presence; Songs may inspirit us,-not from his lyre; Deeds will be done,-while he boasts his quiescence, Still bidding crouch whom the rest bade aspire.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

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A Quote by Robert Browning

Then a mile of warm sea-scented beach.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Meeting at night

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A Quote by Robert Browning on life and pain

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Believeth with the life, the pain shall stop.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Caliban upon Setebos

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