Quotes by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
- Earth's crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God: But only he who sees takes off his shoes.
- For tis not in mere death that men die most.
- God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame.
- If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love's sake only.
- If you desire faith, then you have faith enough.
- Smiles, tears, of all my life! - and, if God choose, I shall but love thee better after death.
- The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
- The Greeks said grandly in their tragic phrase, 'Let no one be called happy till his death' to which I would add, 'Let no one, till his death, be called unhappy.'
- What is genius but the power of expressing a new individuality?
- Who so loves believes the impossible.