There is no heaven like mutual love.

— George Granville, 1st Baron Lansdowne

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Of all the kind of pains, the greatest pain is to love and to love in vain.

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Of all the plagues with which the world is curst, Of every ill, a woman is the worst.

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Mankind, from Adam, have been women's fools;

Women, from Eve, have been the devil's tools: Heaven might have spar'd one torment when we fell; Not left us women, or not threatened hell.

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Happy the man, of mortals happiest he, Whose quiet mind from vain desires is free; Whom neither hopes deceive, nor fears torment, But lives at peace, within himself content; In thought, or act, accountable to none But to himself, and to the gods alone.

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Marriage the happiest bond of love might be, If hands were only joined when hearts agree.

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Shall Nature, erring from her first command, self-preservation, fall by her own hand?

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Patience is the virtue of an ass, who treads beneath his burden and complains not.

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Whoe'er thou art, thy Lord and master see, Thou wast my Slave, thou art, or thou shalt be.

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The radiant sun sends from above ten thousand blessings down, nor is he set so high for show alone.

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Who to a woman trusts his peace of mind, Trusts a frail bark, with a tempestuous wind.

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Beauty should be kind, as well as charm.

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O Love! thou bane of the most generous souls! Thou doubtful pleasure, and thou certain pain.

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About George Granville, 1st Baron Lansdowne

Quotes 14 sayings
Profession Poet
Birthday March 9, 1666

The virtuous nothing fear but life with shame, And death's a pleasant road that leads to fame.

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