Robert Browning Quotes & Wallpapers

Robert Browning
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To do good things in the world, first you must know who you are and what gives meaning to your life. Robert Browning

The trouble that most of us find with the modern matched sets of clubs is that they don't really seem to know any more about the game than the old ones did. Robert Browning

Again the Cousin's whistle! Go, my Love. Robert Browning

It was roses, roses, all the way, With myrtle mixed in my path like mad. Robert Browning

Imperfection means perfection hid. Robert Browning

Stand still, true poet that you are! I know you; let me try and draw you. Some night you'll fail us: when afar You rise, remember one man saw you, Knew you, and named a star! Robert Browning

Autumn wins you best by this its mute Appeal to sympathy for its decay. Robert Browning

Why comes temptation, but for man to meet And master and make crouch beneath his foot, And so be pedestaled in triumph? Robert Browning

Other heights in other lives, God willing. Robert Browning

Life is an empty dream. Robert Browning

Who knows but the world may end tonight Robert Browning

Just my vengeance complete, The man sprang to his feet, Stood erect, caught at God's skirts, and prayed! So, I was afraid! Robert Browning

Dear, dead women, with such hair, too - what's become of all the gold Used to hang and brush their bosoms? Robert Browning

A pretty woman's worth some pains to see. Robert Browning

God! Thou art love! I build my faith on that. Robert Browning

Open my heart, and you will see Graved inside of it 'Italy.' Robert Browning

Wander at will, Day after day,- Wander away, Wandering still- Soul that canst soar! Body may slumber: Body shall cumber Soul-flight no more. Robert Browning

The devil, that old stager, who leads downward, perhaps, but fiddles all the way! Robert Browning

There is nothing so unpardonable as to consent to a senseless, aimless, purposeless life. Robert Browning

God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the soul and the clod. Robert Browning

All service ranks the same with God,- With God, whose puppets, best and worst, Are we: there is no last nor first. Robert Browning

The are times when patience proves at fault. Robert Browning

The rain set early in tonight, The sullen wind was soon awake, It tore the elm-tops down for spite, And did its best to vex the lake: I listened with heart fit to break. When glided in Porphyria; straight She shut the cold out and the storm, And kneeled and made the cheerless grate Blaze up and all the cottage warm; Robert Browning

The heavens and earth stay as they were; my heart Beats as it beat: the truth remains the truth. Robert Browning

Out of your whole life give but a moment! All of your life that has gone before, All to come after it, -so you ignore, So you make perfect the present, condense, In a rapture of rage, for perfection's endowment, Thought and feeling and soul and sense. 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. Robert Browning

Only I discern Infinite passion, and the pain Of finite hearts that yearn. Robert Browning

Finds progress, man's distinctive mark alone, Not God's, and not the beast's; God is, they are, Man partly is, and wholly hopes to be. Robert Browning

No, when the fight begins within himself, A man's worth something. Robert Browning

Oh, the little more, and how much it is! And the little less, and what worlds away. Robert Browning

We shall march prospering,-not thro' his presence; Songs may inspirit us,-not from his lyre; Deeds will be done,-while he boasts his quiescence, Still bidding crouch whom the rest bade aspire. Robert Browning

There is no truer truth obtainable by Man than comes of music 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. Robert Browning

One and all We lend an ear-nay, Science takes thereto- Encourages the meanest who has racked Nature until he gains from her some fact, To state what truth is from his point of view, Mere pin-point though it be: since many such Conduce to make a whole, she bids our friend Come forward unabashed and haply lend His little life-experience to our much Of modern knowledge. Robert Browning

Shakespeare was of us, Milton was of us, Burns, Shelley, were with us. They watch from their graves! Robert Browning

How well I know what I mean to do When the long dark Autumn evenings come, And where, my soul, is thy pleasant hue? With the music of all thy voices, dumb In life's November too! I shall be found by the fire, suppose, O'er a great wise book as beseemeth age, While the shutters flap as the cross-wind blows, And I turn the page, and I turn the page, Not verse now, only prose! Robert Browning

grow old with me. the best is yet to be. the last of life for which the first was made. Robert Browning

One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, Never doubted clouds would break, Never dreamed, though right were worsted, wrong would triumph, Held we fall to rise, are baffled to fight better, Sleep to wake. Robert Browning

What a thing friendship is - World without end. Robert Browning

Progress is The law of life: man is not Man as yet. Robert Browning

In God's good time, Which does not always fall on Saturday When the world looks for wages. Robert Browning

The only fault's with time; All men become good creatures: but so slow! Robert Browning

Smiling the boy fell dead. Robert Browning

Truth never hurts the teller. Robert Browning

Stung by the splendor of a sudden thought. Robert Browning

I send my heart up to thee, all my heart In this my singing! For the stars help me, and the sea bear part. Robert Browning

Things are where things are, and, as fate has willed, So shall they be fulfilled. Robert Browning

He who did well in war just earns the right To begin doing well in peace. Robert Browning

We find great things are made of little things, And little things go lessening till at last Comes God behind them. Robert Browning

Is your love for the Lord sufficient to give all your time and talents to his work? Robert Browning

Why stay on the earth except to grow. Robert Browning

Italy, my Italy! Queen Mary's saying serves for me (When fortune's malice Lost her Calais): "Open my heart, and you will see Graved inside of it 'Italy.'" Robert Browning

Graved inside of it, "Italy". Robert Browning

Talent should minister to genius. Robert Browning

Escape me? Never, beloved! While I am I, and you are you. Robert Browning

Best be yourself, imperial, plain and true! Robert Browning

Then owls and bats Cowls and twats Monks and nuns in a cloister's moods, Adjourn to the oak-stump pantry. Robert Browning

Just for a handful of silver he left us, Just for a riband to stick in his coat. Robert Browning

There's a new tribunal now Higher than God's - the educated man's! Robert Browning

Womanliness means only motherhood; All love begins and ends there. Robert Browning

All the breath and the bloom of the year in the bag of one bee: All the wonder and wealth of the mine in the heart of one gem: In the core of one pearl all the shade and the shine of the sea: Breath and bloom, shade and shine, - wonder, wealth, and - how far above them - Robert Browning

I see my way as birds their trackless way. I shall arrive,-what time, what circuit first, I ask not; but unless God send his hail Or blinding fire-balls, sleet or stifling snow, In some time, his good time, I shall arrive: He guides me and the bird. In his good time. Robert Browning

The peerless cup afloat Of the lake-lily is an urn some nymph Swims bearing high above her head. Robert Browning

Gold as it was, is, shall be evermore: Prime nature with an added artistry - No carat lost, and you have gained a ring. What of it? 'T is a figure, a symbol, say; A thing's sign: now for the thing signified. Robert Browning

The past is gained, secure, and on record. Robert Browning

Best be yourself, imperial, plain, and true. Robert Browning

From the sprinkled isles, Lily on lily, that o'erlace the sea. Robert Browning

Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. Robert Browning

I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant and autumn garner to the end of time. Robert Browning

My sun sets to rise again. Robert Browning

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