Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

A Quote by Robert Browning on justice and love

Might she have loved me? just as well She might have hated, who can tell!

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The Last Ride Together

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A Quote by Robert Browning on character, faith, fear, hope, humanity, and love

Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity; These are its sign, and note and character.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

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A Quote by Robert Browning on darkness, death, ignorance, knowledge, and love

For I say this is death and the sole death,- When a man's loss comes to him from his gain, Darkness from light, from knowledge ignorance, And lack of love from love made manifest.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: A Death in the Desert.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on mind

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Measure your mind's height by the shade it casts.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Paracelsus

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A Quote by Robert Browning

Where the apple reddens Never pry - Lest we lose our Edens, Eve and I.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Woman’s Last Word

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A Quote by Robert Browning on love and sleep

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Let's contend no more, Love, Strive nor weep: All be as before Love, - Only sleep.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Woman’s Last Word

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A Quote by Robert Browning

Any nose May ravage with impunity a rose.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Sordello. Book vi.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on country, earth, love, and women

O woman-country! wooed not wed, Loved all the more by earth's male-lands, Laid to their hearts instead.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: By the Fireside. vi.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on art, earth, heaven, learning, perfection, and practice

What's come to perfection perishes. Things learned on earth we shall practice in heaven; Works done least rapidly Art most cherishes.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

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A Quote by Robert Browning on angels and songs

Oh their Rafael of the dear Madonnas, Oh their Dante of the dread Inferno, Wrote one song-and in my brain I sing it; Drew one angel-borne, see, on my bosom!

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

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