When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall; And when Rome falls--the World.

— Lord Byron

The most helpful Lord Byron quotes that will activate your inner potential

Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.

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Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slaves.

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The heart will break, but broken live on.

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Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.

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Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life.

The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.

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There is no instinct like that of the heart.

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Quotes about Love

Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.

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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.

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And gentle winds and waters near, make music to the lonely ear.

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Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.

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The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.

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It is the lava of the imagination whose eruption prevents an earthquake.

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Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.

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About Lord Byron

Quotes 636 sayings
Nationality English
Profession Poet
Birthday January 22, 1788

I would rather have a nod from an American, than a snuff-box from an emperor.

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I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all.

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Absence - that common cure of love.

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For truth is always strange; stranger than fiction.

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Where there is mystery, it is generally suspected there must also be evil.

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Dead scandals form good subjects for dissection.

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I only go out to get me a fresh appetite for being alone.

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She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies;

And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes.

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Dreading that climax of all human ills the inflammation of his weekly bills.

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I should like to know who has been carried off, except poor dear me -- I have been more ravished myself than anybody since the Trojan war.

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All human history attests That happiness for man, - the hungry sinner! - Since Eve ate apples, much depends on dinner. ~Lord Byron, Don Juan, Canto XIII, stanza 99

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All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin.

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This is the patent age of new inventions for killing bodies, and for saving souls. All propagated with the best intentions.

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I had a dream, which was not at all a dream.

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Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though secret tendency to the love of Good in his main-spring of Mind. But God help us all! It is at present a sad jar of atoms.

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Adversity is the first path to truth.

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Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; the best of life is but intoxication.

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Armenian is the language to speak with God.

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The poor dog, in life the firmest friend. The first to welcome, foremost to defend.

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Roll on, deep and dark blue ocean, roll.

Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Man marks the earth with ruin, but his control stops with the shore.

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If I don't write to empty my mind, I go mad.

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There is music in all things, if men had ears.

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I am acquainted with no immaterial sensuality so delightful as good acting.

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A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands.

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And I would hear yet once before I perish The voice which was my music... Speak to me!

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They used to say that knowledge is power. I used to think so, but I know now they mean money.

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There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off.

In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.

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A drop of ink may make a million think.

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A mistress never is nor can be a friend.

While you agree, you are lovers; and when it is over, anything but friends.

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Eternity forbids thee to forget.

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Near this spot are deposited the remains of one who possessed beauty without vanity, strength without insolence, courage without ferocity, and all the virtues of man, without his vices. This praise, which would be unmeaning flattery if inscribed over human ashes, is but a just tribute to the memory of Botswain, a dog.

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Admire, exult, despise, laugh, weep for here There is such matter for all feelings: Man! Thou pendulum betwixt a smile and tear.

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A thousand years may scare form a state. An hour may lay it in ruins.

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Be warm, be pure, be amorous, but be chaste.

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The reason that adulation is not displeasing is that, though untrue, it shows one to be of consequence enough, in one way or other, to induce people to lie.

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What's drinking? A mere pause from thinking!

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For pleasures past I do not grieve, nor perils gathering near;

My greatest grief is that I leave nothing that claims a tear.

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