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    Friendship is love without wings.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: friendship  wings 
     
    Tis strange - but true; for Truth is always strange,Stranger than Fiction
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: truth  fiction 
     
    If I do not write to empty my mind, I go mad.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: mind  write 
     
    Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: medicine 
     
    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 roar:I love not man the less, but Nature more
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: nature  men  society  pleasure  music 
     
    And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live on.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: heart  live 
     
    I am sure of nothing so little as my own intentions.
    — George Gordon Byron
    Sincerity may be humble but she cannot be servile.
    — George Gordon Byron
    It is very certain that the desire of life prolongs it.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: desires 
     
    Men are the sport of circumstances when it seems circumstances are the sport of men.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: men 
     
    Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler, And daughters sometimes run off with the butler.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: daughter  wife 
     
    Women hate everything which strips off the tinsel of sentiment, and they are right, or it would rob them of their weapons.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: women  hate  right 
     
    All farewells should be sudden, when forever.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: forever 
     
    Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; men love in haste but they detest at leisure.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: men  hatred  leisure 
     
    Truth is always strange, stranger than fiction.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: truth  fiction 
     
    The art of angling, the cruelest, the coldest and the stupidest of pretended sports.
    — George Gordon Byron
    There are four questions of value in life, Don Octavio. What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
    — George Gordon Byron
    I am not nowThat which I have been.
    — George Gordon Byron
    I have simplified my politics into an utter detestation of all existing governments; and, as it is the shortest and most agreeable and summary feeling imaginable, the first moment of an universal republic would convert me into an advocate for single and uncontradicted despotism. The fact is, riches are power, and poverty is slavery all over the earth, and one sort of establishment is no better, nor worse, for a people than another.
    — George Gordon Byron
    Hatred is the madness of the heart.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: heart  madness  hatred 
     
    I only go out to get me a fresh appetite for being alone.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: alone 
     
    But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: thoughts 
     
    To have joy, one must share it.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: joy  shares 
     
    Man is in part divine, A troubled stream from a pure source.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: men  divine 
     
    Where there is mystery, it is generally suspected there must also be evil.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: evil  mystery 
     
    A timid mind is apt to mistake every scratch for a mortal wound.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: mistakes  mind 
     
    Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: smile  tomorrow 
     
    Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: friendship 
     
    Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: fear  path 
     
    There is no instinct like that of the heart.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: heart  instinct 
     
    Be hypocritical, be cautious, be not what you seem but always what you see.
    — George Gordon Byron
    The heart will break, but broken live on.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: heart  live  broken 
     
    Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slaves.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: fools 
     
    There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: nature  men  society  pleasure  music 
     
    Socrates said, our only knowledge was"To know that nothing could be known;" a pleasantScience enough, which levels to an assEach Man of Wisdom, future, past, or present.Newton, (that Proverb of the Mind,) alas!Declared, with all his grand discoveries recent,That he himself felt only "like a youthPicking up shells by the great Ocean-Truth."
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: men  future  past  discovery  wisdom 
     
    Be warm, be pure, be amorous, but be chaste.
    — George Gordon Byron
    Fools are my theme, let satire be my song.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: satire  song  fools 
     
    Friendship is Love without his wings!
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: friendship 
     
    I am acquainted with no immaterial sensuality so delightful as good acting.
    — George Gordon Byron
    There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.
    — George Gordon Byron
    tags: doubt 
     
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