Alfred Lord Tennyson Quotes

“There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson
“No man ever got very high by pulling other people down. The intelligent merchant does not knock his competitors. The sensible worker does not work those who who work with him. Dont knock your friends. Dont knock your enemies. Dont knock yourself.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson
“I hold it true, whateer befall; I feel it when I sorrow most; Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson, In Memoriam
“To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson, Idylls of the King and a Selection of Poems
“Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson
“I am half-sick of shadows, said The Lady of Shalott.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson, The Lady of Shalott
“The shell must break before the bird can fly.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson
“The red rose cries, "She is near, she is near;" And the white rose weeps, "She is late;" The larkspur listens, "I hear, I hear;" And the lily whispers, "I wait.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson
“So runs my dream, but what am I? An infant crying in the night An infant crying for the light And with no language but a cry.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson, In Memoriam
“More things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of.”
Alfred Lord Tennyson