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Robert Browning

1812 -1889. British poet.

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A minute's success pays the failure of years.

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Grow old with me the best is yet to come.

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Never the time and the place and the loved one all together!

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My sun sets to rise again.

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Truth lies within ourselves: it takes no rise from outward things, whatever you may believe. There is an inmost center in us all, where truth abides in fullness and to Know rather consists in opening out a way whence the imprisoned splendor may escape than in effecting entry for light supposed to be without.

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One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, never doubted clouds would break, Never dreamed, though right were worsted, wrong would triumph,

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'Tis not what man does which exalts him, but what man Would do!

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Inscribe all human effort with one word, artistry's haunting curse, the Incomplete!

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And gain is gain, however small.

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The grand perhaps! We look on helplessly, there the old misgivings, crooked questions are.

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