Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Elizabeth Barrett Browningの名言
And I smiled to think God's greatness flowed around our incompleteness, Round our restlessness His rest.
Earth's crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God: But only he who sees takes off his shoes.
God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame.
I think it frets the saints in heaven to see How many desolate creatures on the earth Have learnt the simple dues of fellowship And social comfort, in a hospital.
If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love's sake only.
Knowledge by suffering entereth; And Life is perfected by Death.
Measure not the work until the day's out and the labor done.
Oh, the little birds sang east, and the little birds sang west.
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.