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Alfred Lord Tennyson Quotes: The song that nerves a nation's heart is in itself a deed.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Quote: Dark house, by which once more I stand Here in the long unlovely street, Doors, where my heart was used to beat So quickly, waiting for a hand, A hand that can be clasp'd no more - Behold me, for I cannot sleep, And like a guilty thing I creep At earliest morning to the door. He is not here; but far away The noise of life begins again, And ghastly thro' the drizzling rain On the bald street breaks the blank day.
Quotes about Alfred Lord Tennyson: Let me go: take back thy gift: Why should a man desire in any way To vary from the kindly race of men, Or pass beyond the goal of ordinance Where all should pause, as is most meet for all? ...Why wilt thou ever scare me with thy tears, And make me tremble lest a saying learnt, In days far-off, on that dark earth, be true? 'The Gods themselves cannot recall their gifts.' - Tithonus
Quote about Alfred Lord Tennyson: Weeded and worn the ancient thatch Upon the lonely moated grange.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Sayings: I envy not in any moods The captive void of noble rage, The linnet born within the cage, That never knew the summer woods.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Saying: Ah, when shall all men's good Be each man's rule, and universal peace Lie like a shaft of light across the land, And like a lane of beams athwart the sea, Thro' all the circle of the golden year?
Sayings about Alfred Lord Tennyson: Wearing all that weight Of learning lightly like a flower.
Saying about Alfred Lord Tennyson: O son, thou hast not true humility, The highest virtue, mother of them all; But her thou hast not know; for what is this? Thou thoughtest of thy prowess and thy sins Thou hast not lost thyself to save thyself.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Quotes: And this gray spirit yearning in desire To follow knowledge like a sinking star, Beyond the utmost bound of human thought.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Quote: Follow the deer? Follow the Christ the King. Live pure, speak true,right wrong, Follow the King-- Else, wherefore born?
Quotes about Alfred Lord Tennyson: For this is England's greatest son, He that gain'd a hundred fights, And never lost an English gun.
Quote about Alfred Lord Tennyson: For I dipped into the future, far as human eye could see, Saw the Vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Sayings: Trust me not at all, or all in all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Saying: How many a father have I seen, A sober man, among his boys, Whose youth was full of foolish noise.
Sayings about Alfred Lord Tennyson: What rights are those that dare not resist for them?
Saying about Alfred Lord Tennyson: Men, my brothers, men the workers, ever reaping something new, That which they have done but earnest of the things which they shall do.
Alfred Lord Tennyson Quotes: Four grey walls, and four grey towers, Overlook a space of flowers, And the silent isle imbowers The Lady of Shalott.
Quotes about Alfred Lord Tennyson: Sweet is true love though given in vain, in vain; And sweet is death who puts an end to pain: I know not which is sweeter, no, not I. Love, art thou sweet? then bitter death must be: Love, thou art bitter; sweet is death to me. O Love, if death be sweeter, let me die. ... I fain would follow love, if that could be; I needs must follow death, who calls for me; Call and I follow, I follow! let me die.
Quote about Alfred Lord Tennyson: There she weaves by night and day, A magic web with colors gay. She has heard a whisper say, A curse is on her if she stay, To look down to Camelot. She knows not what the curse may be, And so she weaveth steadily, And little other care hath she, The Lady of Shalott.