Lord Byron Quotes (876 quotes)
“What should I have known or written had I been a quiet, mercantile politician or a lord in waiting? A man must travel, and turmoil, or there is no existence.”
Letters and journals of lord Byron: with notices of his life, by T. Moore. Harper's stereotype ed (1831 edition)
“Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler, And daughters sometimes run off with the butler.”
The works of Lord Byron, including the suppressed poems (1829 edition)
Complete works of Lord Byron, including the suppressed poems, and supplementary pieces selected from his papers after his death (1839 edition)
Works of Lord Byron (2010 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781607784661
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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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