Her angel's face, As the great eye of heaven shined bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place.
Quote by Edmund Spenser
Edmund Spenser Quotes
I hate the day, because it lendeth light To see all things, but not my...
She heard with patience all unto the end, / And strove to maister sorrowful assay,...
Be judge ye heavens, that all things right esteem, How I him loved, and love...
He that strives to touch the starts, oft stumbles at a straw.
Gold all is not that doth golden seem.
And all for love, and nothing for reward.
O how can beautie maister the most strong, And simple truth subdue avenging wrong?
She heard with patience all unto the end, And strove to maister sorrowful assay, Which...
It is the mind that maketh good of ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich...
And he that strives to touch the stars, Oft stumbles at a straw.
What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty?
I was promised on a time - to have reason for my rhyme; From that...
Each goodly thing is hardest to begin.
The blazing brightnesse of her beauties beame, And glorious light of her sunshyny face To...
True loves are often sown, but seldom grow on ground.
Sleep after toil, port after stormy seas, Ease after war, death after life does greatly...
The poets' scrolls will outlive the monuments of stone. Genius survives; all else is claimed...