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Would you have your songs endure? Build on the human heart


Robert Browning

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JOSEPH GRAVES
Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity; These are its sign and note and character
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When your heart is broken, you can choose to be injuried or endure, then move on.
JUNE RICHARD BAYLON
When your heart is broken, you can choose to be injuried or endure, then move on.
JUNE RICHARD BAYLON
We read Robert Browning's poetry. Here we needed no guidance from the professor: the poems thems...
CARL SANDBURG
Exercising and eating properly will build your physical and mental strength to endure the stressful ...
DAVID H. MURDOCK
One way to endure success is to build an excellent goal with a good heart of accomplishment
BOAZ AKUDE
That's what is so great about being able to record a 13-song album. You can do a very eclectic g...
REBA MCENTIRE
The poetry and the songs that you are suppose to write, I believe are in your heart. You just have t...
JUDY COLLINS
The vision that you glorify in your mind, the ideal that you enthrone in your heart - this you will ...
JAMES ALLEN
The vision that you glorify in your mind, the ideal that you enthrone in your heart this you will bu...
JAMES LANE ALLEN
You cheer my heart, who build as if Rome would be eternal.
AUGUSTUS CAESAR
Sometimes you just have to leap, and build your wings on the way down.
KOBI YAMADA
I tell you, money can't build your spire for you. Build it of gold and it would simply sink deeper.
WILLIAM GOLDING
Robert Merrill is a human highlight tape.
DAN MCCARNEY
You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.
AN WANG
What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? -Dr. Robert Schuller.
DR. ROBERT SCHULLER
You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.
THOMAS J. WATSON
Would you have guests come to your hotel and die of thirst? Or would you possibly send notice not to...
BOB HONTS
Before you can trust your team to make decisions better than you would have, you need to build their...
CHRIS FUSSELL
How many songs in your life were your favorite songs but never were singles on albums?
GARTH BROOKS
If you have heart, you are diving on the floor and boxing out. We would have two minutes where we'd ...
MARK PIXLEY
Certain foods are good for preparing your body for an intense workout and giving you the energy you ...
MARCUS SAMUELSSON
Our choir director would always have us sing the slow, serious songs. You know, the songs that have ...
BLAIR MAYS
Switch on your stamina; your passion leads you to your winning styles. Build a good passion!
ISRAELMORE AYIVOR
And you would accept the seasons of your heart just as you have always accepted that seasons pass ov...
KAHLIL GIBRAN
If your every human plan and calculation has miscarried, if, one by one, human props have been knock...
CATHERINE MARSHALL
After you discover your purpose, you have to build a platform for your calling
SUNDAY ADELAJA
Trust your instincts, and make judgements on what your heart tells you. The heart will not betray yo...
DAVID GEMMELL
To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business and your business in your heart.
THOMAS J. WATSON
He grabbed me, got on top of me, ... started slugging me with your fists. Robert, I know you know.
BLAKE KERR
You can't run a government solely on a business basis ... Government should be human. It should have...
HERBERT HENRY LEHMAN
If you have both feet planted on level ground, then the university has failed you. -Robert F. Gohee...
ROBERT F. GOHEEN
Your heart is not wrong. Your heart is your strength. You don't have to be ashamed.
LAINI TAYLOR
That would be a real good experience. You could build connections for your future career.
KARL WILLIAMS
I love you as a guitar loves those playful nimble hands. Without your touch, the strings of my heart...
DEBASISH MRIDHA
"Pity the man who inherits a million and isn't a millionaire.Here's what would be pitiful,if your in...
ROBERT COLLIER
If you have food on your table, clothes on your back, a roof on your head, and a dream in your heart...
MATSHONA DHLIWAYO
If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
BOB HOPE
Now you may hear songs of kindness
From every singing bird
And from every dancing heart<...
DEBASISH MRIDHA
In the luxury business, you have to build on heritage.
BERNARD ARNAULT
Do you believe your heart to be, indeed, so hardened, that you can look without emotion on the suffe...
ANN RADCLIFFE
May the friendships you make be those which endure and all of your grey clouds be small ones for sur...
IRISH BLESSINGS
When you blame others, you give up your power to change. -Dr. Robert Anthony.
DR. ROBERT ANTHONY
First you jump off the cliff and build your wings on the way down.
RAY BRADBURY
Always follow your heart ! When your heart feels at peace, rest assured, you are on the right track
ANGIE KARAN
Have you listened to your heart?
LARRY KRAMER
The human heart cannot love the whole world. And if you try to put the whole world into your heart, ...
GORDON ATKINSON
I thought you would have your West Virginia colors on.
GENE CUNNINGHAM
You have to pursue your dreams with all your heart.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
Making a record? You've got to have the song, then you create a record. I think it's the sam...
TOM PETTY
Don’t pass on your passions, to settle in the stale normality. Endure. Strive. Ensure.
ANTHONY LICCIONE
If Robert Blake got in his car after his wife was killed he would have blood on him. (Blake) had no ...
ERIC DUBIN
I have more of a desire to write songs about being an independent woman than being in love, songs ab...
KAT GRAHAM
If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart.
ARABIAN PROVERB
I added and deleted according to the audiences' response to different gestures, and chose songs ...
CHUCK BERRY
If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart.
ARAB PROVERB
If you have much, give of your wealth; If you have little, give of your heart
ARAB PROVERB
Pain was something we were expected to endure. But I doubt very much if you would be entirely happy ...
ROALD DAHL
I don't write songs about a specific, elusive thing. I write about love, and everyone knows what...
ADELE
In most other businesses you have to build enough capacity for your average business, but in the loc...
BILL PAULOS
Don't be discouraged by people who tease you out of your dreams. What you have in your heart is bigg...
ISRAELMORE AYIVOR
The hardship which you encounter today will help to build your future on solid rock & you will be de...
DR ANIL KUMAR SINHA
I cannot sing the old songs I sang long years ago, For heart and voice would fail me, And foolish te...
CHARLOTTE ALINGTON BARNARD
Embrace what you would resist and it will melt away into the warmth of your heart.
ZENSHINE
Death comes to all But great achievements build a monument Which shall endure until the sun grows co...
GEORG FABRICIUS
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows c...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
If you don't build your dreams, regret will build your nightmares.
MATSHONA DHLIWAYO
We would have liked to build it yesterday. But we are pretty much on target.
BILL MARA
Do not throw away your heart. Keep your heart. Your heart is all that matters ... Throw away your an...
GARY SHTEYNGART
Death comes to all but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows c...
GEORGE FABRICIUS
If you could build a house on a trampoline, that would suit me fine.
ALAN RICKMAN
I would love to direct a feature and have Robert Connolly produce it. That would be really fab.
DAVID WENHAM
Often I have the impression that I am writing on paper that is already browning in the licks of the ...
ERNST JUNGER
Even you are not rich enough, Sir Robert, to buy back your past. No man is
OSCAR WILDE
Death comes to all But great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows co...
GEORGE FABRICIUS
Learn from your mistakes and build on your successes.
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Finding love on your doorstep will make you open up your heart to the world.
ANTHONY T. HINCKS
To conquer, you must endure not just your own suffering but the suffering of others. Indifference is...
RICK YANCEY
By affirming your own gifts and accomplishments, you build your confidence and increase your ability...
DEBBIE FORD
All you need to have a successful company is to make a good base for your product, from there on, al...
EDWARD HUANG
If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
BOB HOPE
If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
BOB HOPE
If you don't build your dream someone will hire you to help build theirs.
TONY A. GASKINS JR.
Pay attention and listen to the sayings of the wise; apply your heart to what I teach, for it is ple...
BIBLE
If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble. -Bob Hope.
BOB HOPE
If you can't get your songs to people one way, you have to find another.
B. B. KING
Would you like to build a house and have an unlicensed electrician wire it?
BRIAN SMITH
You gotta build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
GUNDO MULAUDZI
If you don't build your dream someone will hire you to help build theirs.
TONY GASKINS JR.
You're never perfectly safe. No human being on Earth ever is or ever was. To live is to risk your li...
RICK YANCEY
John was very human and sometimes in the middle of the night he would say, 'Are you awake ?' and I w...
THE BEATLES
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
GEORGE SANTAYANA
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
SOURCE UNKNOWN
You can have your secret as long as I have your heart[.]
OSCAR WILDE
The years pass you by while engaging on life threatening substances, all the beers you slosh turns i...
ARIEL S BRITO
I do everything from Men at Work right through to the songs I'm working on at the moment, ... It's g...
COLIN HAY
Writing songs is great because it gets you off your ass and you have to do it.
HUGH DILLON
Somehow difficulties are easier to endure when you know your dream is waiting for you at the end.
LISA MANGUM
How could you go about choosing something that would hold the half of your heart you had to bury?
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Still ailing, Wind? Wilt be appeased or no?
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So free we seem, so fettered fast we are
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Dauntless the slug-horn to my lips I set, / And blew.
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Any nose may ravage with impunity a rose
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Save when at noon his paunch grew mutinous / For a plate of turtle green and glutinous.
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The rain set early in tonight,
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Everyone soon or late comes round by Rome.
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They're not very talented, but they didn't give up. They hustled, they worked and they did what they...
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Where sportive ladies leave their doors ajar.
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So munch on, crunch on, take your nuncheon, / Breakfast, supper, dinner, luncheon!
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The year's at the spring / And day's at the morn; / Morning's at seven; / The hillside's dew-pearled...
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In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an itch for the praise...
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God is seen God In the star, in the stone, in the flesh, in the soul and the clod
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Progress, man's distinctive mark alone, Not God's, and not the beasts': God is, they are, Man partly...
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There is an inmost center in us all, where truth abides in fullness;....and, to know, rather consist...
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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
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Man partly is and wholly hopes to be.
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So free we seem, so fettered we are!
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O lyric Love, half angel and half bird. And all a wonder and a wild desire.
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Ignorance is not innocence, but sin.
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Good, to forgive; Best to forget.
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I show you doubt, to prove that faith exists.
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Faultless to a fault.
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A fierce vindictive scribble of red.
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A minute's success pays the failure of years.
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And gain is gain, however small.
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'Tis not what man does which exalts him, but what man Would do!
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All will be gay when noontide wakes anew The buttercups, the little children's dower.
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Autumn wins you best by this, its mute Appeal to sympathy for its decay.
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To me at least was never evening yet But seemed far beautifuller than its day.
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A face to lose youth for, to occupy age With the dream of, meet death with.
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how sad and bad and mad it was - but then, how it was sweet
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From the sprinkled isles, Lily on lily, that o'erlace the sea.
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Such ever was love's way; to rise, it stoops
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Karshish, the picker-up of learning's crumbs,/ The not-incurious in God's handiwork.
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Dante, who loved well because he hated, / Hated wickedness that hinders loving.
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How sad and bad and mad it was - / But then, how it was sweet!
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This is a spray the Bird clung to.
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And after April, when May follows, / And the whitethroat builds, and all the swallows!
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Give both the infinitudes their due - / Infinite mercy, but, I wis, / As infinite a justice too.
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Lied is a rough phrase; say he fell from truth
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It is best to be yourself, imperial, plain and true.
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For note, when evening shuts, / A certain moment cuts / The deed off, calls the glory from the grey.
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Backward and forward each throwing his shuttle, / Death ending all with a knife.
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Just my vengeance complete, The man sprang to his feet, Stood erect, caught at God's skirts, a...
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In the great right of an excessive wrong.
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Measure your mind's height by the shade it casts.
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The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave the rest to fate!
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Peopled at once.
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With pas...
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No sketches first, no studies, that
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Inscribe all human effort with one word, artistry's haunting curse, the Incomplete!
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There's a woman like a dew-drop, She's so purer than the purest.
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'Tis not what man Does which exalts him, but what man Would do.
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It's a long time between drinks.
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Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp - or what's a heaven for?
ROBERT BROWNING
Truth lies within ourselves: it takes no rise from outward things, whatever you may believe. There i...
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There shall never be one lost good! What was shall live as before; The evil is null, is nought, ...
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My star, God's glowworm.
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What? Was man made a wheel-work to wind up, And be discharged, and straight wound up anew? No...
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Measure your mind's height by the shade it casts.
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Oh, the little more, and how much it is! And the little less, and what worlds away.
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Hand Grasps at hand, eye lights eye in good friendship, And great hearts expand And grow...
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Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
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The year's at the spring / And day's at the morn; / Morning's at seven; / The hillside's dew-pearled...
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In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an itch for the praise...
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Outside are the storms and strangers: We - Oh, close, safe and warm sleep I and she, I - and she
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Our guards really worked hard this summer on their shooting. You can't rely on your shooting all the...
ROBERT BROWNING
Better have failed in the high aim, as I, Than vulgarly in the low aim succeed, As God be thanked! I...
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Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, the last of life, for which the first was made.
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I watched my foolish heart expand / In the lazy glow of benevolence, / O'er the various modes of man...
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Without love, our earth is a tomb
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Best be yourself, imperial, plain, and true.
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When a man's busy, why leisure Strikes him as wonderful pleasure: Faith, and at leisure once is he? ...
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With shrieking and squeaking / In fifty different sharps and flats.
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I heard a sound as of scraping tripe, / And putting apples wondrous ripe, / Into a cider- press's gr...
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But facts are facts and flinch not
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If two lives join, there is oft a scar, / They are one and one, with a shadowy third; / One near one...
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As for the grass, it grew as scant as hair / In leprosy.
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O world as God has made it! All is beauty.
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He who did most, shall bear most; the strongest shall stand the most weak.
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Boston's a hole, the herring-pond is wide.
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Reads verse and thinks she understands.
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