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Top 71 W B Yeats Love Quotes

#1. Players and painted stage took all my love, And not those things that they were emblems of. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#2. Love is created and preserved by intellectual analysis, for we love only that which is unique, and it belongs to contemplation, not to action, for we would not change that which we love. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#3. It seems to me that love, if fine, is essentially a discipline. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#4. may tranquillity walk by his elbow When wandering in the forest, if he love No - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#5. Love comes in at the eye. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#6. Although our love is waning, let us stand by the lone border of the lake once more, together in that hour of gentleness. When the poor tired child, passion, falls asleep. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#7. Before us lies eternity our souls
are love and a continual farewell - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#8. For he would be thinking of love
Till the stars had run away
And the shadows eaten the moon. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#9. And what if excess of love
Bewildered them till they died? - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#10. O bid me mount and sail up there
Amid the cloudy wrack,
For Peg and Meg and Paris' love
That had so straight a back,
Are gone away, and some that stay
Have changed their silk for sack. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#11. I
love's skein upon the ground,
My body in the tomb
Shall leap into the light lost
In my mother's womb. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#12. True love is a discipline in which each divines the secret self of the other and refuses to believe in the mere daily self. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#13. And no more turn aside and brood
Upon love's bitter mystery; - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#14. Wine enters through the mouth,
Love, the eyes.
I raise the glass to my mouth,
I look at you,
I sigh. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#15. Great Powers of falling wave and wind and windy fire,
With your harmonious choir
Encircle her I love and sing her into peace,
That my old care may cease ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#16. How can I, that girl standing there, My attention fix On Roman or on Russian Or on Spanish politics? - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#17. When we have blamed the wind we can blame love ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#18. We had fed the heart on fantasies,
The heart's grown brutal from the fare,
More substance in our enmities
Than in our love - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#19. I would have touched it like a child But knew my finger could but have touched Cold stone and water. I grew wild, Even accusing heaven because It had set down among its laws: Nothing that we love over-much Is ponderable to our touch. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#20. It is love that I am seeking for, But of a beautiful, unheard-of kind That is not in the world. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#21. I broke my heart in two
So hard I struck.
What matter? for I know
That out of rock,
Out of a desolate source,
Love leaps upon its course. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#22. Never shall a young man,
Thrown into despair
By those great honey-coloured
Ramparts at your ear,
Love you for yourself alone
And not your yellow hair. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#23. Why should the imagination of a man
Long past his prime remember things that are
Emblematical of love and war? - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#24. I, too, await
The hour of thy great wind of love and hate.
When shall the stars be blown about the sky,
Like the sparks blown out of a smithy, and die? - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#25. And the merry love the fiddle, and the merry love to dance. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#26. For the good are always the merry, / Save by an evil chance,/ And the merry love the fiddle,/ And the merry love to dance: / And when the folk there spy me,/ They will all come up to me, / With,"Here is the fiddler of Dooney!" / And dance like a wave of the sea. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#27. Even
The bed of love, that in the imagination
Had seemed to be the giver of all peace,
Is no more than a wine-cup in the tasting,
And as soon finished. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#28. A Drinking Song Wine comes in at the mouth And love comes in at the eye; That's all we shall know for truth Before we grow old and die. I lift the glass to my mouth, I look at you, and I sigh. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#29. I liked Yeats! That wild Irishman. I really loved his love of language, his flow. His chaotic ideas seemed to me just the right thing for a poet. Passion! He was always on the right side. He may be wrongheaded, but his heart was always on the right side. He wrote beautiful poetry. - Author: Chinua Achebe
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#30. I whispered, 'I am too young,' and then, 'I am old enough'; wherefore I threw a penny to find out if I might love. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#31. Being young you have not known
The fool's triumph, nor yet
Love lost as soon as won,
Nor the best labourer dead
And all the sheaves to bind. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#32. It seems to me that true love is a discipline ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#33. Sweetheart, do not love too long:
I loved long and long,
And grew to be out of fashion
Like an old song. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#34. I dreamed that I stood in a valley, and amid sighs,
For happy lovers passed two by two where I stood;
And I dreamed my lost love came stealthily out of the wood
With her cloud-pale eyelids falling on dream-dimmed eyes ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#35. I can exchange opinion with any neighbouring mind,
I have as healthy flesh and blood as any rhymer's had,
But O! my Heart could bear no more when the upland caught the wind;
I ran, I ran, from my love's side because my Heart went mad. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#36. Ah, let us kiss each other's eyes,/And laugh our love away. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#37. What can be shown?
What true love be?
All could be known or shown
If Time were but gone. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#38. Who mocks at music mocks at love. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#39. To long a sacrifice can make a stone of a heart - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#40. Why should the faithfullest heart most love The bitter sweetness of false faces? - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#41. I think that a fierce woman's better, a woman
That breaks away when you have thought her won,
For I'd be fed and hungry at one time. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#42. But boys and girls, pale from the imagined love
Of solitary beds, knew what they were,
That passion could bring character enough
And pressed at midnighht in some public place
Live lips upon a plummet-measured face. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#43. Earth in beauty dressed
Awaits returning spring.
All true love must die,
Alter at the best
Into some lesser thing.
Prove that I lie. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#44. Ah, faerics, dancing under the moon,
A Druid land, a Druid tune!
While still I may, I write for you
The love I lived, the dream I knew. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#45. If we could love and hate with as good heart as the faeries do, we might grow to be long-lived like them. But until that day their untiring joys and sorrows must ever be one-half of their fascination. Love with them never grows weary, nor can the circles of the stars tire out their dancing feet. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#46. Their chief occupations are feasting, fighting, and making love, and playing the most beautiful music. They have only one industrious person amongst them, the lepra-caun - the shoemaker. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#47. No man has ever lived that had enough of children's gratitude or woman's love. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#48. Pale brows, still hands and dim hair,
I had a beautiful friend
And dreamed that the old despair
Would end in love in the end ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#49. For those that love the world serve it in action, Grow rich, popular, and full of influence; And should they paint or write still is it action, The struggle of the fly in marmalade. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#50. Many years before, she had read, and recognized as true, the words of W. B. Yeats: 'A Pity beyond all telling is hit at the heart of love'. She had smiled over the poem, and stroked the page, because she had known both that she loved Colin, and that compassion formed a huge part of her love. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#51. She looked in my heart one day And saw your image was there; She has gone weeping away. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#52. Why should I seek for love or study it?
It is of God and passes human wit;
I study hatred with great diligence,
For that's a passion in my own control,
A sort of besom that can clear the soul
Of everything that is not mind or sense. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#53. I know that I shall meet my fate somewhere among the clouds above; those that I fight I do not hate, those that I guard I do not love. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#54. Man is in love and loves
what vanishes,
What more is there to say? - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#55. While they danced they came over them the weariness with the world, the melancholy, the pity one for the other, which is the exultation of love. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#56. It was the dream itself enchanted me:
Character isolated by a deed
To engross the present and dominate memory.
Players and painted stage took all my love,
And not those things that they were emblems of.
[from "The Circus Animals' Desertion"] - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#57. How many loved your moments of glad grace,
And loved your beauty with love false or true;
But one man loved the pilgrim soul in you,
And loved the sorrows of your changing face. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#58. Wine comes in at the mouth And love comes in at the eye; That's all we shall know for truth Before we grow old and die. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#59. Hearts are not to be had as a gift, hearts are to be earned. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#60. Come near, that no more blinded by man's fate,
I find under the boughs of love and hate,
In all poor foolish things that live a day,
Eternal beauty wandering on her way. - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#61. Does the imagination dwell the most
Upon a woman won or a woman lost? - Author: W.B.Yeats
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#62. Beloved, let your eyes half close, and your heart beat
Over my heart, and your hair fall over my breast,
Drowning love's lonely hour in deep twilight of rest ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#63. I know, although when looks meet
I tremble to the bone,
The more I leave the door unlatched
The sooner love is gone ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#64. Only God, my dear," wrote Yeats blithely, "Could love you for yourself alone/And not your yellow hair." This quote is meant as a bit of lighthearted verse. But it is an epic tragedy in three lines. - Author: Naomi Wolf
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#65. While man can still his body keep
Wine or love drug him to sleep,
Waking he thanks the Lord that he
Has body and its stupidity ... - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#66. A pity beyond all telling is hid in the heart of love. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#67. And many a poor man that has roved Loved and thought himself beloved From a glad kindness cannot take his eyes. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#68. My chair was nearest to the fire
In every company
That talked of love or politics,
Ere Time transfigured me. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#69. Love is based on inequality as friendship is on equality. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#70. A strange thing surely that my Heart, when love had come unsought
Upon the Norman upland or in that poplar shade,
Should find no burden but itself and yet should be worn out.
It could not bear that burden and therefore it went mad. - Author: William Butler Yeats
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#71. I had a thought for no one's but your ears; / That you were beautiful, and that I strove / To love you in the old high way of love; - Author: W.B.Yeats
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