Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

A Quote by Robert Browning on angels, impulses, instinct, joy, laws, life, and soul

The ultimate, angels' law, Indulging every instinct of the soul There where law, life, joy, impulse are one thing!

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: A Death in the Desert.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on world

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Over my head his arm he flung Against the world.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Two in the Campagna. xix.

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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

A common grayness silvers everything.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Andrea del Sarto

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A Quote by Robert Browning on spirit

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That great brow And the spirit-small hand propping it.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: A Death in the Desert. xxiii.

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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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