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Robert Southey Quotes

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'A kitten is in the animal world what a rosebud is in the garden.'

'How little do they see what is, who frame their hasty judgments upon that which seems'

'It is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn'

'Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life.'

'No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth'

'Not where I breathe, but where I love, I live; Not where I love, but where I am, I die'

Born in Bristol, Bristol
Died in Cumbria
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Canterbury Monks Observe Massive Meteor Event - 1178, Battle of Sevenoaks - 1450, 1st British Life Insurance Policy - 1583, Battle of Chalgrove Field - 1643, Johnson Contracts to Produce His Dictionary - 1746, Battle of Waterloo - 1815, Redcoats Drop Breeches - 1823, Staines Air Disaster - 1972, Battle of Orgreave - 1984
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