Get Your Premium Membership

Robert Southey

Robert Southey Photo
Biography | All Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes

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.


Poems are below...



Quotes

Here are a few random quotes by Robert Southey.

See also: All Robert Southey Quotes

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
Go to Quote / Comment

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
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left The loss of a friend is like that of a limb time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left To a resolute mind, wishing to do is the first step toward doing. But if we do not wish to do a thing it becomes impossible. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment