If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing God invents.
Quote by Robert Browning
Robert Browning Quotes
Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than...
God is the perfect poet.
What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all; Cram in a day, what...
Never the time and the place and the loved one all together!
But facts are facts and flinch not
Ignorance is not innocence but sin
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
I give the fight up: let there be an end, a privacy, an obscure nook...
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
Pleasure must succeed to pleasure, else past pleasure turns to pain
Therefore I summon age To grant youth's heritage.
I would have rummaged, ransacked at the word; Those old odd corners of an empty...
My sun sets to rise again.
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
Who hears music, feels his solitude peopled at once.
Faultless to a fault.
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp. Or what's a heaven for?
The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave...
Nothing in this world is handed to you. You have to go out and get...
My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is...