Robert Southey Quotes and Quotations
It has been more wittily than charitably said that hell is paved with good intentions. They have their place in heaven also.
Thou hast been called, O sleep! the friend of woe; But 'tis the happy who have called thee so.
What will not woman, gentle woman dare When strong affection stirs her spirit up?
It is with words as with sunbeams. The more they are condensed, the deeper they burn.
It is not for man to rest in absolute contentment.
As sure as God is good, so surely there is no such thing as necessary evil.
Is but the threshold of eternity.
Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life.