Quotes by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, and makes familiar objects be as if they were not familiar.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Quote: Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

Fear not for the future, weep not for the past.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Quote: Fear not for the future, weep not...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Quote: O, wind, if winter comes, can spring...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

Government is an evil; it is only the thoughtlessness and vices of men that make it a necessary evil. When all men are good and wise, government will of itself decay.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Quote: Government is an evil; it is only...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

If a person’s religious ideas correspond not with your own, love him nevertheless. How different would yours have been, had the chance of birth placed you in Tartary or India!
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Belief is involuntary; nothing involuntary is meritorious or reprehensible. A man ought not to be considered worse or better for his belief.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

The more we study, the more we discover our ignorance.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Man who man would be, must rule the empire of himself.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Quote: Man who man would be, must rule...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

Hell is a city much like London A populous and smoky city.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Quote: Hell is a city much like London...

HTML Code
Forum BB Code
Image URL

I cannot endure the horror, the evil, which comes to self in solitude.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Copyright © 2006-2016 - All rights reserved. Home | Contact Us | FAQ | Privacy Policy | Submit A Quote