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Elizabeth Barrett Browning Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Elizabeth Barrett Browning poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best Elizabeth Barrett Browning resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Biography...A celebrated Romantic English poet of the Victorian era, Elizabeth Barrett Browning is still one of the most influential figures within English poetry.


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Browning Quotes

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Quote Left I think it frets the saints in heaven to see How many desolate creatures on the earth Have learnt the simple dues of fellowship And social comfort, in a hospital. Quote Right
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Quote Left I tell you, hopeless grief is passionless. Quote Right
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Quote Left The devil's most devilish when respectable. Quote Right
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Quote Left Hurt a fly! He would not for the world: he's pitiful to flies even. Sing, says he, and tease me still, if that's your way, poor insect. Quote Right
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Quote Left Books, books, books had found the secret of a garret-room piled high with cases in my father's name; Piled high, packed large, --where, creeping in and out among the giant fossils of my past, like some small nimble mouse between the ribs of a mastodon, I nibbled here and there at this or that box, pulling through the gap, in heats of terror, haste, victorious joy, the first book first. And how I felt it beat under my pillow, in the morning's dark. An hour before the sun would let me read! My books! Quote Right
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