Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

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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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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A Quote by Robert Browning on losing

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This could but have happened once,- And we missed it, lost it forever.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Youth and Art. xvii.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on heart and lies

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Where my heart lies let may brain lie also.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: One More Word

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A Quote by Robert Browning on pain and passion

Only I discern Infinite passion, and the pain Of finite hearts that yearn.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Two in the Campagna. xii.

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A Quote by Robert Browning on heaven

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Lose who may-I still can say, Those who win heaven, blest are they!

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: One Way of Love

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A Quote by Robert Browning on aim, failure, god, and success

Better have failed in the high aim, as I, Than vulgarly in the low aim succeed, - As, God be thanked! I do not.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: The Inn Album. iv.

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