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Robert Southey was an English Romantic poet. One of the "Lake Poets"; Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom 1813–1843.


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Quote Left Speech was given to the ordinary sort of men, whereby to communicate their mind but to wise men, whereby to conceal it. 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 A good inclination is but the first rude draught of virtue, but the finishing strokes are from the will, which, if well disposed, will by degrees perfect it, as if all disposed will quickly deface it. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you would be pungent, be brief for it is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn. Quote Right
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Quote Left Not where I breathe, but where I love, I live Not where I love, but where I am, I die. Quote Right
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