Quotes by Alfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson FRS was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular British poets.

The best Quotes and Sayings

I am a part of all that I have met.

- Alfred TennysonBegegnungen

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden forever.

- Alfred TennysonDesire, Flowers & Roses

'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

- Alfred TennysonLove

Ours not to reason why, ours but to do and die.

- Alfred Tennyson

And out of darkness came the hands that reach thro' nature, moulding men.

- Alfred Tennyson

Guard your roving thoughts with a jealous care, for speech is but the dealer of thoughts, and every fool can plainly read in your words what is the hour of your thoughts.

- Alfred 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 knock those who work with him. Don't knock your friends. Don't knock your enemies. Don't knock yourself.

- Alfred Tennyson

For I dipped into the future,
far as human eye could see,
saw the vision of the world,
and all the wonder that would be.

- Alfred TennysonFuture