Alfred Lord Tennyson

Alfred, Lord Tennyson was the Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom after William Wordsworth and is one of the most popular English poets in literature.
Found 29 thoughts of Alfred Lord Tennyson

Believe me, than in half the creeds.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

A sorrow's crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Gods themselves cannot recall their gifts.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Let the great world spin for ever down the ringing grooves of change.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

My strength has the strength of ten because my heart is pure.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

A smile abroad is often a scowl at home.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

The greater man the greater courtesy.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

I hold it true, whate'er befall; I feel it, when I sorrow most; 'Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

For I dipped into the future, as far as human eye could see, saw a vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Sin is too stupid to see beyond itself.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

There's no glory like those who save their country.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Better not be at all than not be noble.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?

Alfred Lord Tennyson

So many worlds, so much to do, so little done, such things to be.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

What rights are those that dare not resist for them?

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Men at most differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

In the long years liker they must grow; The man be more of woman, she of man.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Hope smiles on the threshold of the year to come, whispering that it will be happier.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

I am a part of all I have seen.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

God's finger touched him, and he slept.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Cast all your cares on God; that anchor holds.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

He makes no friends who never made a foe.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Ours not to reason why, ours but to do and die.

Alfred Lord Tennyson
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