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Best Famous Richard Wilbur Quotes

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Famous Richard Wilbur Quotes

Quote Left Beasts in their major freedom Slumber in peace tonight. Quote Right
Quote Left My dog lay dead five days without a grave Quote Right
Quote Left The rare original heartsblood goes, Spends on the earthen hide, in the folds and wizenings, flows... Quote Right
Quote Left I started in to cry and call his name, ... Quote Right
Quote Left All true enough: and true as well that she Was beautiful, and danced, and is now dead. Quote Right
Quote Left The good grey guardians of art Patrol the halls on spongy shoes, Impartially protective, though Perhaps suspicious of Toulouse. Quote Right
Quote Left the beautiful changes In such kind ways,... Quote Right
Quote Left Even when seen from near, the olive shows A hue of far away. Perhaps for this... Quote Right