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
There is no truer truth obtainable by man than comes of music.
Pleasure must succeed to pleasure, else past pleasure turns to pain
Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.
Grow old with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, For...
Earth changes, but thy soul and God stand sure.
I give the fight up: let there be an end, a privacy, an obscure nook...
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
How good is man's life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the heart...
When the fight begins within himself, a man's worth something.
The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch...
Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.
Ambition is not what man does... but what man would do.
Grow old along with me the best is yet to be.
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good Compensate bad in man, absolve him so:...
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious...
In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an...
There are those who believe something, and therefore will tolerate nothing; and on the other...
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than...
My sun sets to rise again.
I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant...