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robert browning Quotes

Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked.
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— Robert Browning
No, when the fight begins within himself, A man's worth something.
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— Robert Browning
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
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— Robert Browning
Tis not what man Does which exalts him, but what man Would do!
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— Robert Browning
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
— Robert Browning
A minute's success pays the failure of years.
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— Robert Browning
Who knows most, doubts most; entertaining hope means recognizing fear.
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— Robert Browning
There are those who believe something, and therefore will tolerate nothing; and on the other hand, those who tolerate everything, because they believe nothing.
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— Robert Browning
The great mind knows the power of gentleness.
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— Robert Browning
God is the perfect poet, Who in his person acts his own creations.
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— Robert Browning
There is an inmost center in us all, where truth abides in fullness;....and, to know, rather consists in opening out a way where the imprisoned splendor may escape, then in effecting entry for a light supposed to be without.
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— Robert Browning
Best be yourself, imperial, plain, and true.
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— Robert Browning
To do good things in the world, first you must know who you are and what gives meaning to your life.
tags: world meaning
— Robert Browning
There are three ways of learning golf: by study, which is the most wearisome; by imitation, which is the most fallacious; and by experience, which is the most bitter.
tags: experience learning
— Robert Browning
But what if I fail of my purpose here? It is but to keep the nerves at strain, to dry one's eyes and laugh at a fall, and baffled, get up and begin again.
tags: eyes fail
— Robert Browning
Earth changes, but thy soul and God stand sure.
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— Robert Browning
For sudden the worst turns the best to the brave, The black minute's at end, And the elements' rage, the fiend voices that rave, Shall dwindle, shall blend, Shall change, shall become first a peace out of pain, Then a light, then thy breast, O thou soul of my soul! I shall clasp thee again, And with God be the rest!
tags: peace pain soul god black
— Robert Browning
As is your sort of mind, So is your sort of search: You will find what you desire.
tags: desires mind
— Robert Browning
He who did well in war just earns the right, To begin doing well in peace.
tags: peace right war
— Robert Browning
Love is the energy of life.
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— Robert Browning
Success in marriage is more than finding the right person: it is being the right person.
tags: people right success marriage
— Robert Browning
A minute of success pays for years of failure.
tags: failure success year
— Robert Browning
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
— Robert Browning
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
tags: earth
— Robert Browning
What of soul was left, I wonder, when the kissing had to stop?
tags: soul wonder kissing
— Robert Browning
I count life just a stuffTo try the soul's strength on.
tags: soul strength
— Robert Browning
To me at least was never evening yet, but seemed far beautifuller than its day.
— Robert Browning
Good to forgive, Best to forget.
— Robert Browning
Love is energy of life.
tags: energy
— Robert Browning
Stung by the splendour of a sudden thought.
tags: thoughts
— Robert Browning
Go practice if you please with men and women: leave a child alone for Christ's particular love's sake!
tags: children men alone child christ
— Robert Browning
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
tags: earth broken heaven
— Robert Browning
If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing God invents.
tags: beauty god invent
— Robert Browning
So, fall asleep love, loved by me... for I know love, I am loved by thee.
— Robert Browning
Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.
tags: solitude music
— Robert Browning
The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave the rest to fate!
— Robert Browning
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.
tags: fight god
— Robert Browning
God is the perfect poet.
tags: god poet
— Robert Browning
Aspire, break bounds. Endeavor to be good, and better still, best.
— Robert Browning
how sad and bad and mad it was - but then, how it was sweet
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— Robert Browning
robert browning
Birth    : May 7, 1812
Death  : December 12, 1889
Occupation  : Poet