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Lord Byron
January 22, 1788 - April 19, 1824
Nationality: British
Category: Poet
Subcategory: British Poet

Between two worlds life hovers like a star, twixt night and morn, upon the horizon's verge.


Fame is the thirst of youth.


In solitude, where we are least alone.


Truth is always strange, stranger than fiction.


A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know.


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.


Her great merit is finding out mine - there is nothing so amiable as discernment.


Though sages may pour out their wisdom's treasure, there is no sterner moralist than pleasure.


I have no consistency, except in politics; and that probably arises from my indifference to the subject altogether.


For in itself a thought, a slumbering thought, is capable of years, and curdles a long life into one hour.


The dew of compassion is a tear.


Fools are my theme, let satire be my song.


I am about to be married, and am of course in all the misery of a man in pursuit of happiness.


To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin.


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


Adversity is the first path to truth.


Prolonged endurance tames the bold.


I know that two and two make four - and should be glad to prove it too if I could - though I must say if by any sort of process I could convert 2 and 2 into five it would give me much greater pleasure.


Why I came here, I know not; where I shall go it is useless to inquire - in the midst of myriads of the living and the dead worlds, stars, systems, infinity, why should I be anxious about an atom?


Friendship is Love without his wings!


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