Lord Byron Quotes (60 quotations)

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1. [Poetry] is the lava of the imagination whose eruption prevents an earthquake. - Lord Byron

2. A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know. - Lord Byron

3. A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress. - Lord Byron

4. A pretty woman is a welcome guest. - Lord Byron

5. Absence - that common cure of love. - Lord Byron

6. Adversity is the first path to truth. - Lord Byron

7. All tradgedies are finish'd by death. All comedies are ended by marriage. - Lord Byron

8. All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin. - Lord Byron

9. Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine. - Lord Byron

10. And dreams in their development have breath, And tears, and tortures, and the touch of joy; They leave a weight upon our waking thoughts, They take a weight from off our waking toils, They do divide our being. - Lord Byron

11. Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray. - Lord Byron

12. But words are things; and a small drop of ink, Falling, like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. - Lord Byron

13. Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep. - Lord Byron

14. For the sword outwears its sheath, And the soul wears out the breast, And the heart must pause for breath, And love itself have rest. - Lord Byron

15. He who is only just is cruel. Who on earth could live were all judged justly? - Lord Byron

16. How sweet and soothing is this hour of calm! I thank thee, night! for thou has chased away these horrid bodements which, amidst the throng, I could not dissipate; and with the blessing of thy benign and quiet influence now will I to my couch, although to rest is almost wronging such a night as this. - Lord Byron

17. I have always believed that all things depended upon Fortune, and nothing upon ourselves. - Lord Byron

18. I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all. - Lord Byron

19. I love not man the less, but Nature more. - Lord Byron

20. If I could always read, I should never feel the want of company. - Lord Byron

21. If I don't write to empty my mind, I go mad. - Lord Byron

22. I'll publish right or wrong. Fools are my theme, let satire be my song. - Lord Byron

23. In the desert a fountain is springing, In the wide waste there still is a tree, And a bird in the solitude singing, Which speaks to my spirit of thee. - Lord Byron

24. It is singular how soon we lose the impression of what ceases to be constantly before us. A year impairs, a luster obliterates. There is little distinct left without an effort of memory, then indeed the lights are rekindled for a moment - but who can be sure that the Imagination is not the torch-bearer? - Lord Byron

25. Italia! Oh Italia! thou who hast The fatal gift of beauty - Lord Byron

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