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John Donne Poems | Quotes | Articles

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John Donne poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best John Donne resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

John Donne Biography...John Donne (1572 – March 31, 1631) was a Jacobean poet, satirist, lawyer and preacher/cleric in the Church of England. He is considered the founding figure of the so-called metaphysical poetry movement.


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Quote Left Twice or thrice had I loved thee, Before I knew thy face or name. Quote Right
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Quote Left Thou hast made me, and shall thy work decay? Repair me now, for now mine end doth haste;... Quote Right
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Quote Left Sweare by thy selfe, that at my death thy Sonne Shall shine as he shines now, and heretofore;... Quote Right
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Quote Left Men have conceived a twofold use of sleep; it is a refreshing of the body in this life, and a preparing of the soul for the next. Quote Right
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Quote Left I throw myself down in my chamber, and I call in, and invite God, and his Angels thither, and when they are there, I neglect God and his Angels, for the noise of a fly, for the rattling of a coach, for the whining of a door. Quote Right
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