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Lord Byron



    All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin.

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    Friendship is Love without his wings!

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    I am about to be married, and am of course in all the misery of a man in pursuit of happiness.

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    I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all.

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    Man's love is of man's life a part; it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

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    The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.

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    Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep: and yet a third of Life is passed in sleep

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    Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.

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    I see before me the Gladiator lie: / He leans upon his hand - his manly brow / Consents to death, but conquers agony.

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    Alas! The love of women! it is known to be a lovely and fearful thing!

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    O Man! Thou feeble tenant of an hour, Debased by slavery, or corrupt by power; Who knows thee well must quit thee with disgust, Degraded mass of animated dust! Thy love is lust, thy friendship all a cheat, Thy smiles hypocrisy, thy word deceit! By n

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    Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler, and daughters sometimes run off with the butler

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    'Tis said that persons living on annuities are longer lived than others

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    Though women are angels, yet wedlock's the devil

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    A bargain is in its very essence a hostile transaction do not all men try to abate the price of all they buy? I contend that a bargain even between brethren is a declaration of war.

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    Men think highly of those who rise rapidly in the world; whereas nothing rises quicker than dust, straw, and feathers.

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    She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes

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    She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes: Thus mellow'd to that tender light Which heaven to gaudy day denies

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    Sleep hath its own world, and a wide realm of wild reality. And dreams in their development have breath, and tears, and tortures, and the touch of joy.

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    Society is no one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and the Bored

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    Sweet is revenge - especially to women.

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    I have imbibed such a love for money that I keep some sequins in a drawer to count, and cry over them once a week

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    But as to women, who can penetrate the real sufferings of their she condition? Man's very sympathy with their estate has much of selfishness and more suspicion. Their love, their virtue, beauty, education, but form good housekeepers, to breed a nation.

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    Let us have wine and women, mirth and laughter, Sermons and soda water the day after

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    Science is but the exchange of ignorance for that which is another kind of ignorance.

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    The power of Thought, the magic of the Mind!

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    Now what I love in women is, they won't or can't do otherwise than lie, but do it so well, the very truth seems falsehood to it

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    I have a notion that gamblers are as happy as most people, being always excited; women, wine, fame, the table, even ambition, sate now and then, but every turn of the card and cast of the dice keeps the gambler alive -- besides one can game ten times longer than one can do any thing else.

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    Why did she love him? Curious fool - be still - is human love the growth of human will?

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    There is a pleasure in the pathless woods,There is a rapture on the lonely shore,There is society, where none intrudes,By the deep sea, and music in its roar:I love not man the less, but Nature more.

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