Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

A Quote by Robert Browning on joy

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Sing, riding 's a joy! For me I ride.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The last Ride together.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on birds, god, good, guidance, and time

I see my way as birds their trackless way. I shall arrive,- what time, what circuit first, I ask not; but unless God send his hail Or blinding fire-balls, sleet or stifling snow, In some time, his good time, I shall arrive: He guides me and the bird. In his good time.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Paracelsus. Part i.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on ignorance and innocence

Ignorance is not innocence but sin.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The Inn Album

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A Quote by Robert Browning

'T is not what man does which exalts him, but what man would do.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: A Death in the Desert. xviii.

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A Quote by Robert Browning

The sprinkled isles, Lily on lily, that o'erlace the sea.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Cleon.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on fortune, heart, and losing

Italy, my Italy! Queen Mary's saying serves for me (When fortune's malice Lost her Calais): "Open my heart, and you will see Graved inside of it 'Italy.'"

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: De Gustibus.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on joy

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Every joy is gain, and gain is gain, however small.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Paracelsus

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A Quote by Robert Browning on lies, life, and past

But how carve way i' the life that lies before, If bent on groaning ever for the past?

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Balaustion's Adventure.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on god, life, planning, trust, and youth

Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made: Our times are in His hand Who saith, 'A whole I planned, Youth shows but half; trust God: See all, nor be afraid!'

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Rabbi ben Ezra

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A Quote by Robert Browning on justice

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Just for a handful of silver he left us, Just for a riband to stick in his coat.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The Lost Leader. i.

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