In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an itch for the praise of fools - that's vanity
Quote by Robert Browning
I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good Compensate bad in man, absolve him so:...
Take away love, and our earth is a tomb.
And gain is gain, however small
In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an...
The moment eternal - just that and no more - When ecstasy's utmost we clutch...
What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.
Therefore I summon age To grant youth's heritage.
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious...
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
A minute's success pays the failure of years.
Progress is The law of life, man is not man as yet
For life, with all its yields of joy and woe, And hope and fear, -...
Grow old with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, For...
My sun sets to rise again.
God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the...
But what if I fail of my purpose here? It is but to keep the...
Oh, to be in England now that April's there.
Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds?
Tis not what man Does which exalts him, but what man Would do!