Poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Quotes

Inspirational quotes by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Best be yourself, imperial, plain and true
He said true things, but called them by wrong names.
No man can be called friendless when he has God and the companionship of good books.
Since when was genius found respectable?
Think, In mounting higher, The angels would press on us, and aspire To drop some golden orb of perfect song Into our deep, dear silence.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Whoso loves, believes the impossible.

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Last Night
 by Christina Rossetti

Where were you last night? I watched at the gate;
I went down early, I stayed down late.
Were you snug at home, I should like to know,
Or were you in the coppice wheedling Kate?

She's a fine girl, with a fine clear skin;
Easy to woo, perhaps not hard to win.
Speak up like a man and tell me the truth:
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