Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do.
Quote by Robert Browning
Robert Browning Quotes
I have dared and done, for my resting-place is found, The C major of this...
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
There is no truer truth obtainable by man than comes of music.
Grow old with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, For...
One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, never doubted clouds would break,...
My sun sets to rise again.
God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the...
I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant...
But what if I fail of my purpose here? It is but to keep the...
I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.
What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
There are those who believe something, and therefore will tolerate nothing; and on the other...
God is the perfect poet.
The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch...
And gain is gain, however small
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
Oh, to be in England now that April's there.
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so:...