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Alfred Lord Tennyson



    Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?

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    All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move.

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    The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.

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    'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

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    Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

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    Who is wise in love, love most, say least.

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    Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control; these three alone lead one to sovereign power.

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    Brief is life but love is long.

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    Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.

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    The woman is so hard upon the woman

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    No life that breathes with human breath has ever truly longed for death

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    The voice of the dead was a living voice to me.

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    Like glimpses of forgotten dreams.

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    Oh that it were possible, After long grief and pain, To find the arms of my true love, Around me once again

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    Into the jaws of death,/ Into the mouth of hell/ Rode the six hundred.

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    O hard, when love and duty clash!

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    Love is of the valley, come thou down/ And find him.

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    To love one maiden only, cleave to her,/ And worship her by years of noble deeds,/ Until they won her.

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    Ring in the love of truth and right,Ring in the common love of good.

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    Love is the only gold.

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    More things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of.

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    Men at most differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell.

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