The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.

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Alfred, Lord Tennyson - Wikipedia
19th-century British poet laureate "Lord Tennyson" redirects here. For other Lords Tennyson, see Baron Tennyson. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson FRS (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was a Briti...