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Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Comprehensive information about Percy Bysshe Shelley including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. One of the major English Romantic poets.. one of the major English Romantic poets This educational Percy Bysshe Shelley resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left It is only by softening and disguising dead flesh by culinary preparation that it is rendered susceptible of mastication or digestion, and that the sight of its bloody juices and raw horror does not excite intolerable loathing and disgust. Quote Right
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Quote Left Why didst thou leave the trodden paths of men Too soon, and with weak hands though mighty heart... Quote Right
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Quote Left Life may change, but it may fly not; Hope may vanish, but can die not; Truth be veiled, but still it burneth; Love repulsed, -- but it returneth. Quote Right
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Quote Left All things are sold: the very light of heaven is venal; earth's unsparing gifts of love, the smallest and most despicable things that lurk in the abysses of the deep, all objects of our life, even life itself, and the poor pittance which the laws allow of liberty, the fellowship of man, those duties which his heart of human love should urge him to perform instinctively, are bought and sold as in a public mart of not disguising selfishness, that sets on each its price, the stamp-mark of her reign. Quote Right
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Quote Left Poetry is the record of the best and happiest moments of the happiest and best minds. Quote Right
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