Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

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 on design

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Lofty designs must close in like effects.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: A Grammarian's Funeral.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on adventure and preparation

Are there not, dear Michael, Two points in the adventure of the diver,- One, when a beggar he prepares to plunge; One, when a prince he rises with his pearl? Festus, I plunge.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Paracelsus. Part i.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on earth, heaven, and world

In the morning of the world, When earth was nigher heaven than now.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Pippa Passes. Part iii.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on day

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Was never evening yet But seemed far beautifuller than its day.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The Ring and the Book. Pompilia. Line 357.

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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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