Bryan Procter - Quotes

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Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits on a sapphire throne.

Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits on a sapphire throne.

Death is the tyrant of the imagination.

Death is the tyrant of the imagination.

I never was on the dull, tame shore, But I loved the great sea more and more. ---->>>

O human beauty, what a dream art thou, that we should cast our life and hopes away on thee!

O human beauty, what a dream art thou, that we should cast our life and hopes away on thee!

Touch us gently, Time! Let us glide adown thy stream, Gently, - as we sometimes glide Through a quiet dream! ---->>>

Even Echo speaks not on these radiant moors. ---->>>

The sweetest noise on earth, a woman's tongue; A string which hath no discord. ---->>>

All round the room my silent servants wait, My friends in every season, bright and dim. ---->>>

Half the ills we heard within our hearts are ills because we hoard them. ---->>>

There's not a wind but whispers of thy name; And not a flow'r that grows beneath the moon, But in its hues and fragrance tells a tale Of thee, my love. ---->>>

Pity speaks to grief More sweetly than a band of instruments. ---->>>

So mightiest powers buy deepest calms are fed, And sleep, how oft, in things that gentlest be! ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: November 21, 1787
Birthplace: Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Die: October 5, 1874
Occupation: Poet
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Bryan Waller Procter (pseud. Barry Cornwall) (21 November 1787 – 5 October 1874) was an English poet.(wikipedia)