Elizabeth Barrett Browning Quotes

- Notable Elizabeth Barrett Browning Quotes Index -

Born: 1806-03-06, Kelloe, England, United Kingdom
Birth Country: England, UK
Died: Florence, Italy, 1861-06-29
Occupation: Poet

1.
Earth's crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God: But only he who sees takes off his shoes.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

2.
For tis not in mere death that men die most.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

3.
God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

4.
If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love's sake only.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

5.
If you desire faith, then you have faith enough.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

6.
Smiles, tears, of all my life! - and, if God choose, I shall but love thee better after death.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

7.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

8.
The Greeks said grandly in their tragic phrase, 'Let no one be called happy till his death' to which I would add, 'Let no one, till his death, be called unhappy.'
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

9.
What is genius but the power of expressing a new individuality?
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

10.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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