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    Be hypocritical, be cautious, be
    Not what you seem, but always what you see.
    —George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    Thy decay
    Is still impregnate with divinity.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    Man is in part divine,
    A troubled stream from a pure source;
    And Man in portions can foresee
    His own funereal destiny;
    —George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    Out of chaos God made a world, and out of high passions comes a people.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    In solitude, where we are least alone.
    —George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    They turn’d to rest; and, each clasp’d by an arm,
    Yielded to the deep twilight’s purple charm.
    —George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    It will be difficult for me not to make sport for the Philistines by pulling down a house or two, since when I once take pen in hand, I must say what comes uppermost, or fling it away.
    —George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)