Thomas Moore - Quotes

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A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.

A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.

And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns.

Here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish; Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.

Here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish; Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.

What though youth gave love and roses, Age still leaves us friends and wine. ---->>>

From plants that wake when others sleep, from timid jasmine buds that keep their odour to themselves all day, but when the sunlight dies away let the delicious secret out to every breeze that roams about.

From plants that wake when others sleep, from timid jasmine buds that keep their odour to themselves all day, but when the sunlight dies away let the delicious secret out to every breeze that roams about.

And soon, too soon, we part with pain, To sail o'er silent seas again. ---->>>

Fond memory brings the light of other days around me.

Fond memory brings the light of other days around me.

Disguise our bondage as we will, 'Tis woman, woman, rules us still.

Disguise our bondage as we will, 'Tis woman, woman, rules us still.

While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought. ---->>>

The heart that has truly loved never forgets, But as truly loves on to the close. ---->>>

No, there's nothing half so sweet in life as love's young dream. ---->>>

Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise. ---->>>

Came but for friendship, and took away love. ---->>>

All that's bright must fade, The brightest still the fleetest; All that's sweet was made But to be lost when sweetest. ---->>>

It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.

It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.

Bastard Freedom waves Her fustian flag in mockery over slaves. ---->>>

Like ships that have gone down at sea, when heaven was all tranquillity. ---->>>

My only books were woman's looks, and folly's all they've taught me. ---->>>

This wretched brain gave way, and I became a wreck at random driven, without one glimpse of reason or heaven. ---->>>

A pretty wife is something for the fastidious vanity of a roue to retire upon. ---->>>

The light, that lies In woman's eyes, Has been my heart's undoing. ---->>>

Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print. ---->>>

Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot. ---->>>

Oh! blame not the bard. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Irish
Born: May 28, 1779
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Die: February 25, 1852
Occupation: Poet
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Thomas Moore (28 May 1779 – 25 February 1852) was an Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, now best remembered for the lyrics of "The Minstrel Boy" and "The Last Rose of Summer". He was responsible, with John Murray, for burning Lord Byron's memoirs after his death. In his lifetime he was often referred to as Anacreon Moore (wikipedia)