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William Butler Yeats's Profile

Brief about William Butler Yeats: By info that we know William Butler Yeats was born at 1970-01-01. And also William Butler Yeats is Irish Poet.

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One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.

Tags: Anger, Angry, End

How far away the stars seem, and how far is our first kiss, and ah, how old my heart.

Tags: Away, Heart, Old

A pity beyond all telling is hid in the heart of love.

Tags: Beyond, Heart, Love

I have known more men destroyed by the desire to have wife and child and to keep them in comfort than I have seen destroyed by drink and harlots.

Tags: Keep, Men, Wife

If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise.

Tags: Wisdom, Wise, Wish

We are happy when for everything inside us there is a corresponding something outside us.

Tags: Happy, Inside, Outside

An intellectual hatred is the worst.

Tags: Hatred, Worst

Be secret and exult, Because of all things known That is most difficult.

Tags: Difficult, Known, Secret

The worst thing about some men is that when they are not drunk they are sober.

Tags: Drunk, Men, Worst

To be born woman is to know - although they do not speak of it at school - women must labor to be beautiful.

Tags: Beautiful, School, Women

And say my glory was I had such friends.

Tags: Friends, Glory

I am still of opinion that only two topics can be of the least interest to a serious and studious mood - sex and the dead.

Tags: Opinion, Serious, Sex

Why should we honour those that die upon the field of battle? A man may show as reckless a courage in entering into the abyss of himself.

Tags: Battle, Courage, History

This melancholy London - I sometimes imagine that the souls of the lost are compelled to walk through its streets perpetually. One feels them passing like a whiff of air.

Tags: Lost, Sometimes, Walk

Choose your companions from the best; Who draws a bucket with the rest soon topples down the hill.

Tags: Best, Choose, Rest

We make out of the quarrel with others, rhetoric, but of the quarrel with ourselves, poetry.

Tags: Others, Poetry, Quarrel

Joy is of the will which labours, which overcomes obstacles, which knows triumph.

Tags: Joy, Knows, Obstacles

Nor dread nor hope attend a dying animal; a man awaits his end dreading and hoping all.

Tags: Dying, End, Hope

Man can embody truth but he cannot know it.

Tags: Cannot, Embody, Truth

The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.

Tags: Business, Head, Heart