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jsief: anecdotes from the life of Walter Savage Landor

hiramabeef: You smiled, you spoke and I believed, By every word and smile -deceived. But let not this last wish be vain; Deceive, deceive me once again! Walter Savage Landor

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sethusundar89: " I strove with none, for none was worth my strife. Nature I loved and, next to Nature, Art: I warm'd both hands before the fire of life; It sinks, and I am ready to depart." Walter Savage Landor

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

biflorence: “Nothing is pleasanter to me than exploring in a library.” Walter Savage Landor Was he talking about our stunning Harold Acton Library? Join us tonight for Mark Roberts' talk on the british author Virtually via Zoom at 18:00 (CET)

CliffSiong: Delay of justice is injustice. ~ Walter Savage Landor

Ygoitom918: “Delay of justice is injustice”. Walter Savage Landor

kundu_koushani: Delay of justice is injustice.  ~ Walter Savage Landor Punish SSR Disha Killers

IBRescue: “Cats, like men, are flatterers.” ― Walter Savage Landor

fraveris: "My thoughts are my company; I can bring them together, select them, detain them, dismiss them." ― Walter Savage Landor

DrHenryGarrett: Delay is the deadliest form of denial. -C. Northcote Parkinson — Delay in justice is injustice. -Walter Savage Landor — In order to minimize regret, maximize your respect of time and it’s limitations. -Jonathan Heimberg — There is no avoidance in delay. -Aeschylus, Agamemnon

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

drjoesDIYhealth: "Revenge is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die." Walter Savage Landor

fadfield: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend. ~Walter Savage Landor

lifesty05568175: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend. ~Walter Savage Landor

TheQuoteFirst: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend. ~Walter Savage Landor

magnacarta12158: "In argument truth always prevails. In politics falsehood always." Walter Savage Landor

bookishner: “What is reading but silent conversation.” —Walter Savage Landor

lovetodecor: “We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.” – Walter Savage Landor RAHUL VAIDYA FOR THE WIN

LawyersLv: "A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice." - Walter Savage Landor

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

CatholicPods: Also born today: St. Angela of the Cross Lloyd Alexander Dick Cheney Barbara Tuchman Prot theologian Francis Schaeffer Marty Balin (Jefferson Airplane and Starship) Phil Collins Poets George Villiers, Walter Savage Landor B

YehuditLev: STUDY IS the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age. Walter Savage Landor

MayoraWW: There is delight in singing, though none hear beside the singer.      Walter Savage Landor LoveJONA iWantASAP

QuoteText1: The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love. - Walter Savage Landor

EdnasPetHacks: “Cats, like men, are flatterers.” ― Walter Savage Landor W

HunterStJamesIV: "Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them, and is attended by fatal consequences in excess." ~ Walter Savage Landor

Rum_House: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose their direction and begin to bend. - Walter Savage Landor

clivehenry1: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose their direction and begin to bend. Walter Savage Landor

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kramretsek: We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier. - Walter Savage Landor

ConOfOurGen: "Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven." -Walter Savage Landor

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to English writer and poet Walter Savage Landor (January 30, 1775), author of "Pericles and Aspasia" (1836) et al.

StevenIsserlis: Wisdom from poet Walter Savage Landor, b otd 1775: "Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven." "Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A grave to rest in, and a fading name!"

ptully262: "We must not indulge in unfavourable views of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe that they are no worse than others, and we teach the good that they are good in vain." Walter Savage Landor, b. 1775.

cheesemeister97: Quote For The Day: “We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.” - Walter Savage Landor (born this day in 1775)

LifeEntrePrener: We are no longer happy as soon as we wish to be

s_temperament: What is reading but silent conversation. Walter Savage Landor

tikiram18: “Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend.” —Walter Savage Landor HAPPY19TH FRANKIANAS

Pashmin44554813: Queen Of Elegance Rashami "When the mind loses its feeling for elegance, it grows corrupt and groveling, and seeks in the crowd what ought to be found at home." ~ Walter Savage Landor

tigressrashmi: Queen Of Elegance Rashami "When the mind loses its feeling for elegance, it grows corrupt and groveling, and seeks in the crowd what ought to be found at home." ~ Walter Savage Landor

HUMBLESEEKER1: Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A grave to rest in, and a fading name! Walter Savage Landor

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

uber_enigmatic: Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature. ~ Walter Savage Landor

RolfRothuizen: "Many laws as certainly make bad men, as bad men make many laws." Walter Savage Landor

HowardStrauber: We talk on principal, but act on motivation.”-Walter Savage Landor///

HowardStrauber: We talk on principal, but act on motivation.”-Walter Savage Landor///

TheWisdomStreet: "The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander." ~ Walter Savage Landor

TheZigZiglar: "We talk on principal, but act on motivation."-Walter Savage Landor

Ryno_666: Walter Savage Landor: "On love, on grief, on every human thing, Time sprinkles Lethe's water with his wing."

rhianntiffany: "Delay in justice is Injustice" – Walter Savage Landor

trans__: Those who speak against the great do not usually speak from morality, but from envy. (Walter Savage Landor)

iam_Prema: Music is God’s gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven. ~ Walter Savage Landor

egtrejos: Stand close around, ye Stygian set,           With Dirce in one boat conveyed!  Or Charon, seeing, may forget           That he is old and she a shade.  - Walter Savage Landor (1775-1864):

QuoteText1: Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age. - Walter Savage Landor

NorvalRhodes: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend. ~Walter Savage Landor

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

PetersWonderboy: "We talk on principle, but we act on interest." - WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR

magnacarta12158: 10] "In argument truth always prevails. In politics falsehood always." Walter Savage Landor

Murba3_: “I strove with none, for none was worth my strife; nature I loved, and next to nature, art. I warmed both hands before the fire of life; it stinks, and I am ready to depart.” - Walter Savage Landor.

prettycolours4u: "Kindness in ourselves is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another" - Walter Savage Landor.

abbailoveyou: "Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven." ~ Walter Savage Landor

FosterLawGA: “Delay of justice is injustice.”- Walter Savage Landor We promise to always fight for you, and seek justice in your case! So relax, we got this!

08Agya: Those who are quite satisfied sit still and do nothing; those who are not quite satisfied are the sole benefactors of the world. Walter Savage Landor

SweetxoCozy: What is reading but silent conversation.. - Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

_MissPoojaJi: Delay of justice is injustice. Walter Savage Landor Justice For Divya Bhatnagar

trans__: Those who speak against the great do not usually speak from morality, but from envy. (Walter Savage Landor)

InsanGurwinder7: "Ambition is but avarice on stilts, and masked." - Walter Savage Landor

my_art_worldddd: The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love. -Walter Savage Landor UNBEATABLE RUBINA

TeriSelvaggi: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ~ Walter Savage Landor © Dieter Krehbiel

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

trans__: Those who speak against the great do not usually speak from morality, but from envy. (Walter Savage Landor)

AubreyLawyer: “Delay of justice is injustice.” - Walter Savage Landor

lancaster_words: On this rather damp November Monday, we start the day with Walter Savage Landor's Autumnal Song (1846).

Simon_Lucy: Week before last I finished reading 'Pale Blue Eyes' by Louis Bayard, again. In between readings, a number of years, I'd read the biography of Walter Savage Landor, who was a kind of literary amateur hangeron in the 19th century.

No_way_but_this: Dying Speech of an Old Philosopher BY WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR I strove with none, for none was worth my strife: Nature I loved, and, next to Nature, Art: I warm’d both hands before the fire of Life; It sinks; and I am ready to depart.

Rupeshguru1: "We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier." - Walter Savage Landor

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

stagchilde: Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend. ~Walter Savage Landor

trans__: Those who speak against the great do not usually speak from morality, but from envy. (Walter Savage Landor)

ALargeRegular: I strove with none, for none were worth my strife Nature I loved, and, next to Nature, Art I warmed both hands before the fire of Life It sinks and I am ready to depart - Walter Savage Landor

FatmaSTufan9: “There is no more certain sign of a narrow mind, of stupidity, and of arrogance, than to stand aloof from those who think differently from us.” —Walter Savage Landor

MiraPossibile: Altro consiglio di traduzione: un'antologia dai Dialoghi Immaginari di Walter Savage Landor (

jsief: no, it won’t sell. OK. should we republish walter savage landor? why not. some of those imaginary dialogues. let’s just print 20

lawrencelibrary: "Nothing is pleasanter than exploring a library." - Walter Savage Landor

aristo__plato: Even the weakest disputant is made so conceited by what he calls religionas to think himself wiser than the wisest who think differently from him. - Walter Savage Landor - religion lageniform

doorzienigheid: ‘In argument, truth always prevails finally; in politics, falsehood always.‘ Walter Savage Landor

QuotationCULT: "People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend." - Walter Savage Landor

aamanlamba: Also related, Rose Aylmer Jones and Walter Savage Landor, whose grave Vikram Seth's characters stroll around in A Suitable Boy

EllinAnderson: I strove with none, for none was worth my strife, Nature I loved, and next to Nature, Art; I warmed both hands before the fire of life, It sinks, and I am ready to depart. -- Walter Savage Landor (At first, I misread the above as "It stinks." I still like the poem.)

Pendidikan4Id: “What is reading but silent conversation.” ― Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations

GaryLoper: We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier ~ Walter Savage Landor

ketnn: "We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier." ― Walter Savage Landor

AErineaa: Not to take Goethe into account, for he is reasonably claimed by the century that produced him, I look only on Giacomo Leopardi, Prosper Merimee, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Walter Savage Landor the author of Imaginary Conversations, as worthy to be called masters of prose Nietzsche

spideytweets: Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven. -Walter Savage Landor

afritch_: Solitude is the audience-chamber of God. - Walter Savage Landor

juliacasquejo: “We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.” – Walter Savage Landor Sweet16Sary FRANKIANAS

stallings_jody: "Kindness in ourselves is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another." Walter Savage Landor



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