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.
Contributed by: Zaady
And inasmuch as feeling, the East's gift, Is quick and transient,- comes, and lo! is gone, While Northern thought is slow and durable.
Source: Luria. Act. v.
When the fight begins within himself, A man 's worth something.
Source: Men and Women. Bishop Blougram's Apology.
So free we seem, so fettered fast we are.
Source: Andrea del Sarto
What a thing friendship is - World without end.
It is the glory and good of Art That Art remains the one way possible Of speaking truth, - to mouths like mine, at least.
Source: The Ring and the Book. Line 842.
So may a glory from defect arise.
Source: Deaf and Dumb.
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.
Then a mile of warm sea-scented beach.
Source: Meeting at night
Believeth with the life, the pain shall stop.
Source: Caliban upon Setebos
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