John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) Robert Browning. (18121889) 7141
Have you found your life distasteful? My life did, and does, smack sweet. Was your youth of pleasure wasteful? Mine I saved and hold complete. Do your joys with age diminish? When mine fail me, Ill complain. Must in death your daylight finish? My sun sets to rise again.
At the Mermaid. Stanza 10. 7142
With this same key Shakespeare unlocked his heart 1 once more! Did Shakespeare? If so, the less Shakespeare he!
House. x. 7143
Gods justice, tardy though it prove perchance, Rests never on the track until it reach Delinquency. 2
Good, to forgive; Best, to forget! Living, we fret; Dying, we live.
Dedication to La Saisiaz. 7145
Can we love but on condition that the thing we love must die?
La Saisiaz. 7146
Skywhat a scowl of cloud Till, near and far, Ray on ray split the shroud: Splendid, a star!
The two Poets of Croisic. 7147
As if true pride Were not also humble!
In an Album. 7148
Wanting iswhat? Summer redundant, Blueness abundant, Where is the blot?