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