For life, with all its yields of joy and woe, And hope and fear, - believe the aged friend - Is just a chance o' the prize of learning love
Quote by Robert Browning
I have written three books on the soul, Proving absurd all written hitherto, And putting...
How good is man's life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the heart...
That's the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over, lest you should think he...
What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.
So, fall asleep love, loved by me... for I know love, I am loved by...
Oh, to be in England now that April's there.
The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch...
And gain is gain, however small
Love is energy of life.
There are those who believe something, and therefore will tolerate nothing; and on the other...
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp. Or what's a heaven for?
Grow old along with me the best is yet to be.
My sun sets to rise again.
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Ignorance is not innocence but sin
I have dared and done, for my resting-place is found, The C major of this...
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good Compensate bad in man, absolve him so:...
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than...
A minute's success pays the failure of years.
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.