Robert Browning

Robert Browning

English poet

Lived from: 1812-1889

Category: Poets (Contemporary)

Quotes: Robert Browning

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    'Tis not what man does which exalts him, but what man Would do!
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    A man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's heaven for?
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    A minute's success pays the failure of years.
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    Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for?
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    Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do.
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    And gain is gain, however small.
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    Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
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    But facts are facts and flinch not.
    Source: The ring and the book
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    Go practice if you please with men and women: leave a child alone for Christ's particular love's sake!
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    Good strong thick stupefying incense-smoke!
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    Grow old along with me the best is yet to be.
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    Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made.
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    Grow old with me the best is yet to come.
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    I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.
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    I give the fight up: let there be an end, a privacy, an obscure nook for me. I want to be forgotten even by God.
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