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Quote Left Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Times is still a-flying And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying. Quote Right
by Robert Herrick | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass,... Quote Right
by Alfred Lord Tennyson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Who among us has not, in moments of ambition, dreamt of the miracle of a form of poetic prose, musical but without rhythm and rhyme, both supple and staccato enough to adapt itself to the lyrical movements of our souls, the undulating movements of ou Quote Right
by Charles Baudelaire | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left In me the tiger sniffs the rose. Quote Right
by Siegfried Sassoon | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Swiftly arose and spread around me the peace and knowledge that pass all the argument of the earth, And I know that the hand of God is the promise of my own, And I know that the spirit of God is the brother of my own, And that all the men ever born are also my brothers, and the women my sisters and lovers, And that a kelson of the creation is love. Quote Right
by Walt Whitman | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I never thought that heav'n would lose its blue And sullen storm-clouds mask the gentle sky; I never thought the rose's velvet hue Would pale and sicken, though we said good-by. I never dreamed the lark would hush its note As day succeeded ever-drearier day, Nor knew the song that swelled the robin's throat Would fade to silence, when you went away. I never knew the sun's irradiant beams Upon the brooding earth no more would shine, Nor thought that only in my mocking dreams Would happiness that once I knew be mine. I never thought the slim moon, mournfully, Would shroud her pallid self in murky night. Dear heart, I never thought these things would be- I never thought they would, and I was right. Quote Right
by Dorothy Parker | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I died a mineral, and became a plant. I died a plant and rose an animal. I died an animal and I was man. Why should I fear? When was I less by dying? Quote Right
by Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, old Time is still a-flying: And this same flower that smiles today, tomorrow will be dying. Quote Right
by Robert Herrick | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left 'Tis a queer life, and the only humour proper to it seems quiet astonishment. Others laugh, weep, sell, or proselyte. I admire. Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left All human things are subject to decay,And, when Fate summons, monarchs must obeyThis Flecknoe found, who like Augustus youngWas call'd to empire, and had govern'd longIn prose and verse, was own'd, without disputeThrough all the realms of nonsense, absolute. Quote Right
by John Dryden | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Since love first made the breast an instrument Of fierce lamenting, by its flame my heart Was molten to a mirror, like a rose I pluck my breast apart, that I may hang This mirror in your sight Gaze you therein. Quote Right
by Allama Iqbal | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Footfalls echo in the memory Down the passage which we did not take Towards the door we never opened Into the rose-garden. My words echo Thus, in your mind. Quote Right
by Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S) Eliot | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left At least two-thirds of our miseries spring from human stupidity, human malice and those great motivators and justifiers of malice and stupidity: idealism, dogmatism and proselytizing zeal on behalf of religous or political ideas. Quote Right
by Aldous Huxley | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left In saffron-colored mantle, from the tides of ocean rose the morning to bring light to gods and men. Quote Right
by Homer | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left It matters not what goal you seek Its secret here reposes You've got to dig from week to week To get Results or Roses. Quote Right
by Edgar Albert Guest | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition, the end to which every enterprise and labor tends, and of which every desire prompts the prosecution. Quote Right
by Samuel Johnson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Despots play their part in the works of thinkers. Fettered words are terrible words. The writer doubles and trebles the power of his writing when a ruler imposes silence on the people. Something emerges from that enforced silence, a mysterious fullness which filters through and becomes steely in the thought. Repression in history leads to conciseness in the historian, and the rocklike hardness of much celebrated prose is due to the tempering of the tyrant. Quote Right
by Victor Hugo | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left They are not long, the days of wine and roses:Out of a misty dreamOur path emerges for a while, then closesWithin a dream. Quote Right
by Ernest Dowson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough. Quote Right
by Heinrich Heine | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses. Quote Right
by Ovid | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Then, like an old-time orator impressively he rose; I make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes. Quote Right
by Sara Teasdale | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry that is prose words in their best order-poetry the best words in the best order. Quote Right
by Samuel Taylor Coleridge | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying. Quote Right
by Robert Herrick | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There growes the flowre of peace, The Rose that cannot wither, Quote Right
by Henry Vaughan | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left You prefer a woman under the earth, you heap roses above a grave;... Quote Right
by Hilda Doolittle | ...go to quote |
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