Lord Byron Quotes (60 quotations)

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26. Let none think to fly the danger for soon or late love is his own avenger. - Lord Byron

27. Let these describe the indescribable. - Lord Byron

28. Like the measles, love is most dangerous when it comes late in life. - Lord Byron

29. Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; The best of life is but intoxication. - Lord Byron

30. Men think highly of those who rise rapidly in the world; whereas nothing rises quicker than dust, straw, and feathers. - Lord Byron

31. Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure. - Lord Byron

32. O Fame! if I e'er took delight in thy praises, 'Twas less for the sake of thy high-sounding phrases, Than to see the bright eyes of the dear one discover The thought that I was not unworthy to love her. - Lord Byron

33. Of all the barbarous middle ages, that which is most barbarous is the middle age of man! it is - I really scarce know what; but when we hover between fool and sage, and don't know justly what we would be at - a period something like a printed page, black letter upon foolscap, while our hair grows grizzled, and we are not what we were. - Lord Byron

34. Oh! too convincing - dangerously dear - In woman's eye the unanswerable tear! - Lord Byron

35. On with the dance! Let joy be undefined! - Lord Byron

36. Opinions are made to be changed - or how is the truth to be got at. - Lord Byron

37. Society is now one polished horde, - - Formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and Bored. - Lord Byron

38. Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and the Bored. - Lord Byron

39. Sometimes we are less unhappy in being deceived by those we love, than in being undeceived by them. - Lord Byron

40. Sweet is revenge - especially to women. - Lord Byron

41. The dew of compassion is a tear. - Lord Byron

42. The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame than shedding seas of gore. - Lord Byron

43. The 'good old times' - all times when old are good. - Lord Byron

44. The power of Thought, the magic of the Mind! - Lord Byron

45. The tenor's voice is spoilt by affectation, And for the bass, the beast can only bellow; In fact, he had no singing education, An ignorant, noteless, timeless, tuneless fellow. - Lord Byron

46. There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep Sea, and music in its roarI love not Man the less, but Nature more. - Lord Byron

47. There is no instinct like that of the heart. - Lord Byron

48. There is something Pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything. - Lord Byron

49. They never fail who die in a great cause. - Lord Byron

50. This man is freed from servile bands, Of hope to rise, or fear to fall; Lord of himself, though not of lands, And leaving nothing, yet hath all. - Lord Byron

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