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agd64341: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

joesmithreally: "Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world." - Percy Bysshe Shelley's 1821 essay ‘A Defence of Poetry.’ Setting aside the self-serving hubris of a poet, imagine dreaming of such a thing. Or, better yet: Imagine a world in which poetry governed politics.

tevfikacar797: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

doriiyoun: [명언]If winter comes, can spring be far behind? (Percy Bysshe Shelley)

_rob_scott: An excellent book on Percy Bysshe Shelley's weird materialism and 'the weakness of the actual'--a very deserving finalist for the University English Prize. Here's my review from last year:

dani_soraya: Percy Bysshe Shelley

rsmedero: Conjurar el miedo, defender la alegría. Rise like Lions after slumber In unvanquishable number— Shake your chains to earth like dew Which in sleep had fallen on you— Ye are many—they are few. Percy Bysshe Shelley.

Mysticalsnowolf: “And the Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere; And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast Rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.” ― Percy Bysshe Shelley, Artist Lucy Almey Bird

c65071: Equality in possessions must be the last result of the utmost refinements of civilization; it is one of the conditions of that system of society towards which, with whatever hope of ultimate success, it is our duty to tend.,Percy Bysshe Shelley, The Major Works,equality,

idrisdurgun128: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

GarrenSusan: The sunlight claps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea: what are all these kissings worth, if thou kiss not me? ~Percy Bysshe Shelley~

ShelleyProject: We're certainly looking forward to the long-awaited opening of the new Shelley Gallery at Horsham Museum next month on the 7th of April.

truejsoa: To be omnipotent but friendless is to reign. ~Percy Bysshe Shelley

omer_guxholli: The ending verses from "The Masque of Anarchy" by Percy Bysshe Shelley

caydenjarvis37: “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

marintrevino52: “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

toribullock65: “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ribeironicolas4: The woman I call my creator's creator was enamored by a poet, a man of passion and revolution, Percy Bysshe Shelley. Together, they faced the tempests of society, shunned and shamed for daring to defy the norms that chained them.

mariadurda24: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

tanziesisipho: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ABSolutely6Pack: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

CanYouRelatABLE: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

BarbFollowTrain: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

lirengty: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

sukrudogan562: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

fahiryigit466: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

emreozbek817: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

sercangungor986: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ismetkemal179: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

akifcelik405: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

emirguldali929: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

kemaldikmen919: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

namikandi6: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

serhanturan568: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

isaerguc400: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ceyhunkaragoz51: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

farukaltan167: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

bakidereli568: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

zeynelandi387: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

eminyalcin423: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ozcanaydogdu606: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

fethikemal768: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

arifarnas574: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

muammerarnas130: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ozcandemiral259: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

niyazikarsli754: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

cenkakpinar971: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ademtunc874: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

mithatunal771: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

halilbilgic581: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

fethidemir863: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

dundaryuksel940: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

salihozcan894: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

vedatvural410: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

idrisguldali912: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

husnuhendek83: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

temelayhan785: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ulviyigit317: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

BelindaGreb: Family cats in a painterly style. "When my cats aren't happy, I'm not happy. Not because I care about their mood but because I know they're just sitting there thinking up ways to get even." Percy Bysshe Shelley Chica -

caydenjarvis37: “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

hhco1777: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

doriiyoun: [명언]If winter comes, can spring be far behind? (Percy Bysshe Shelley)

QuwwatTakhayyul: For other Romantic poets too, the harp was a symbol of the human soul that is moved with inspiration by the Divine. As such, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822) implores the wind in his ‘Ode to the West Wind’ to ‘Make me thy lyre, even as the forest is’.

Sami001Haq: “No more let life divide what death can join together.” ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley, Adonais

AdaptationBot: This time we are loosely adapting Percy Bysshe Shelley's PROMETHEUS UNBOUND, A LYRICAL DRAMA, IN FOUR ACTS as an illustrated pop-up book. It will take aesthetic influence from art nouveau.

ontheNthday: On the 2,116,613th day, God created Percy Bysshe Shelley.

anasdisina01: On March 25, 1811, Percy Bysshe Shelley was booted from the University of Oxford (England) for the publishing of a pamphlet titled The Necessity of Atheism,

mischievovstar: Prongsfoot to jane (the keen stars were twinkling) by Percy Bysshe Shelley "The keen stars were twinkling And the fair moon was rising among them, dear jane, the guitar was twinkling but the notes were not sweet 'till you sung them"

johnsimkin: Today in history concerns stories about Slave Trade Act (1807), Percy Bysshe Shelley (1811), Rachel McMillan (1859), Alexander Apsit (1880), A. J. P. Taylor (1906), Ida Wells (1931), Scottsboro Boys (1933), Martin Luther King (1965), Viola Liuzzo (1965)

Dahiro_abdy: The Earth is littered with the ruins of empires that once belived they were eternal. — Percy Bysshe Shelley

farukyerman187: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ziyatunc228: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

tahirsarigil1: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

ClaraRo55: Rise, like lions after slumber In unvanquishable number! Shake your chains to earth like dew Which in sleep had fallen on you: Ye are many—they are few! - The Masque of Anarchy written in 1819 by Percy Bysshe Shelley following the Peterloo Massacre of that year. /fin

ecevitilhan48: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

dior22oyr: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

JeffinAurora: Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley - Read beside Shelley’s grave in Rome...

LatinStakePools: "Look on my Works, ye Mighty, and despair! Nothing beside remains. Round the decay Of that colossal Wreck, boundless and bare The lone and level sands stretch far away." Ozymandias By Percy Bysshe Shelley

BrianCCantin: "Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder." -Percy Bysshe Shelley

Race_Candy: The political poem “Mask of Anarchy” was written by Percy Bysshe Shelley, following the Peterloo Massacre in 1819 when pro-democracy and anti-poverty protesters in Manchester were brutally dispersed by armed cavalry. This is a powerful call for freedom, political representation

hopopotu: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

woman_fieri: currently very much in elementary school mode but if I ever do get back to my original plan of teaching high school english I will be making my students write a short essay comparing this song to Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley

AlanNWhelan: For my birthday I got: * new champagne glasses; * expensive gadget-filled tramping boots; * Marjorie Razorblade, a brilliant album by Kevin Coyne, on vinyl; * The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 7 (so it includes "The Triumph of Life"). * Feeling good!

doriiyoun: [명언]If winter comes, can spring be far behind? (Percy Bysshe Shelley)

sezl: Me: So. Love’s Philosophy by Percy Bysshe Shelley. What’s going on in this poem? Year 10 Student: He’s dropping rizz Miss. Me: Spot on.

MeowImageBot: Fear not for the future, weep not for the past. - Percy Bysshe Shelley

AlanNWhelan: Happy birdie to William Shatner! Also, because of the international date line, me! Today I get Volume Seven of the Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley. Though I’ll pretend to be surprised. Being delighted, that won’t be a pretence.

tmsalexa61: I dreamed that, as I wandered by the way, Bare Winter suddenly was changed to Spring And gentle odours led my steps astray Mixed with a sound of waters murmuring . . . Percy Bysshe Shelley The Question

eyma61896029: 47. “All love is sweet—given or returned.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley

oldmasterboris: "Rise like Lions after slumber In unvanquishable number-- Shake your chains to earth like dew Which in sleep had fallen on you-- Ye are many--they are few." [Percy Bysshe Shelley] Slava Ukraine!

katetlay: "in 1813, the British romantic Percy Bysshe Shelley wrote as if anticipating our todays: “Power, like a desolating pestilence,/ pollutes whate’er it touches.” Our politicians may have survived Covid-19. They still suffer from that desolating pestilence."

ArthurLWood: Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley - Read beside Shelley’s grave in Rome Watch here.

MelanieJaxn: Sing again, with your dear voice revealing A tone Of some world far from ours, Where music and moonlight and feeling Are one. -Percy Bysshe Shelley

karinyav: “A poet is a nightingale who sits in darkness and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds.” — Percy Bysshe Shelley.

doriiyoun: [명언]If winter comes, can spring be far behind? (Percy Bysshe Shelley)

KyJi_Delulu: "Familiar acts are beautiful through love."– Percy Bysshe Shelley KYJI HERE TWOstay

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vedatcitak620: “Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.” –Percy Bysshe Shelley

VisibleGoldRN: “And the Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere; And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast Rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.” Percy Bysshe Shelley - The Complete Poems. Charles Conder - Apple Blossom at Dennemont, (1868 - 1909).



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