Lord Byron Quotes (876 quotes)
The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 2 (1835), p. 301, December 1813
Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (1812-1818), Canto III, st. LXXXIV
Don Juan canto 14, st. 101 (1823)
Childe Harold's Pilgrimage canto 4, st. 1 (1818)
“But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.”
The works of Lord Byron (1823 edition)
“In secret we met
In silence I grieve,
That thy heart could forget,
Thy spirit deceive.
If I should meet thee
After long years,
How should I greet thee?
With silence and tears.”
When We Two Parted (1808), st. 4.
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsLord Byron
Born: January 22, 1788
Died: April 19, 1824 (aged 36)
Occupation: Poet, politician
Bio: George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, later George Gordon Noel, 6th Baron Byron, commonly known simply as Lord Byron, was an English poet and a leading figure in the Romantic movement. Among Byron's best-known works are the brief poems She Walks in Beauty, When We Two Parted, and So, we'll go no more a roving, in addition to the narrative poems Childe Harold's Pilgrimage and Don Juan.
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