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349 Famous Quotes by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron)

Yet smelt roast meat, beheld a huge fire shine, And cooks in motion with their clean arms bared.

Cookery Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto V, st. 50)

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And nearer as they came, a genial savour Of certain stews, and roast-meats, and pilaus. Things which in hungry mortals' eyes find favour.

Cookery Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto V, st. 57)

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The best of remedies is a beefsteak Against sea-sickness; try it, sir, before You sneer, and I assure you this is true, For I have found it answer--so may you.

Sickness Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto II, st. 13)

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I've just learned about his illness. Let's hope it's nothing trivial.

Sickness Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto II, st. 13)

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Be thou the rainbow to the storms of life! The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, And tints to-morrow with prophetic ray!

Prophecy (prophesy) Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: The Bride of Abydos (canto II, st. 20)

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Of all the horrid, hideous notes of woe, Sadder than owl-songs or the midnight blast; Is that portentous phrase, "I told you so."

Prophecy (prophesy) Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto XIV, st. 50)

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That each pull'd different ways with many an oath, "Arcades ambo," id est--blackguards both.

Dissension Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto IV, st. 93)

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And Doubt and Discord step 'twixt thine and thee.

Dissension Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: The Prophecy of Dante (canto II, l. 140)

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Oh, Mirth and Innocence! Oh, Milk and Water! Ye happy mixture of more happy days!

Happiness Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Beppo (st. 80)

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. . . all who joy would win Must share it.--Happiness was born a twin.

Happiness Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto II, st. 172)

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There comes For ever something between us and what We deem our happiness.

Happiness Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Sardanapalus (act I, sc. 2)

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But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?

Happiness Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Sardanapalus (act I, sc. 2)

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Oh, who can tell, save he whose heart hath tried?

Experience Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: The Corsair (canto I, st. 1)

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Jack was embarrassed--never hero more, And as he knew not what to say, he swore.

Swearing Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: The Island (canto III, st. 5)

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And if I laugh at any mortal thing, 'Tis that I may not weep.

Laughter Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto IV, st. 4)

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To sanction Vice, and hunt Decorum down.

Vice Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: English Bards and Scotch Reviewers (l. 621)

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And be the Spartan's epitaph on me-- "Sparta hath many a worthier son than he."

Epitaphs Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Childe Harold (canto IV, st. 10)

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Shrine of the mighty! can it be, That this is all remains of thee?

Epitaphs Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Giaour (l. 106)

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Kind reader! take your choice to cry or laugh; Here Harod lies--but where's his Epitaph? If such you seek, try Westminister, and view Ten thousand, just as fit for him as you.

Epitaphs Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Substitute for an Epitaph

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An infant when it gazes on a light, A child the moment when it drains the breast, A devotee when soars the Host in sight, An Arab with a stranger for a guest, A sailor when the prize has struck in fight, A miser filling his most hoarded chest, Feel rapture; but not such true joy are reaping As they who watch o'er what they love while sleeping.

Joy Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto III, st. 196)

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There's not a joy the world can give like that it takes away. - Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron),

Joy Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Stanzas for Music--There's not a joy, etc.

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Cervantes smiled Spain's chivalry away; A single laugh demolished the right arm Of his own country;--seldom since that day Has Spain had heroes.

Smiles Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto XIII, st. 11)

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From thy own smile I snatched the snake.

Smiles Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Manfred

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Dead scandals form good subjects for dissection.

Scandal Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto I, st. 31)

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Ah, nut-brown partridges! Ah, brilliant pheasants! And ah, ye poachers!--'Tis no sport for peasants.

Partridges Quotes, by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) , Source: Don Juan (canto XIII, st. 75)

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