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Christina Rossetti Quotes

(1830-1894), British Poet, Lyricist

And all the winds go sighing, for sweet things dying.

Category: Death And Dying

Be the green grass above me, with showers and dewdrops wet; and if thou wilt, remember, and if thou wilt, forget.

Category: Death And Dying

Obedience is the fruit of faith.

Category: Dedication

I dream of you to wake; would that I might Dream of you and not wake but slumber on...

Category: Dreams

I might show facts as plain as day: but, since your eyes are blind, you'd say, ''Where? What?'' and turn away.

Category: Facts

For there is no friend like a sister in calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, to fetch one if one goes astray, to lift one if one totters down, to strengthen whilst one stands.

Category: Family

Hope is like a hairball trembling from its birth...

Category: Hope

Love shall be our token; love be yours and love be mine.

Category: Love

She gave up beauty in her tender youth, gave all her hope and joy and pleasant ways; she covered up her eyes lest they should gaze on vanity, and chose the bitter truth.

Category: Nuns

Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I but when the trees bow down their heads, the wind is passing by.

Category: Wind

For one man is my world of all the men this wide world holds; O love, my world is you.

Category: World