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Robert Southey

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Comprehensive information about Robert Southey including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Robert Southey was an English Romantic poet. One of the "Lake Poets"; Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom 1813–1843. This educational Robert Southey resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left It is with words as with sunbeams. The more they are condenced, the deeper they burn. Quote Right
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Quote Left If there be any truer message of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives. Quote Right
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Quote Left How little do they see what really is, who frame their hasty judgments upon that which seems. Quote Right
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Quote Left It is not for man to rest in absolute contentment. He is born to hopes and aspirations as the sparks fly upward, unless he has brutified his nature and quenched the spirit of immortality which is his portion. Quote Right
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Quote Left Were there but one virtuous man in the world, he would hold up his head with confidence and honor; he would shame the world, and not the world him. Quote Right
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