Edmund Spenser

1552 - 1599

A Quote by Edmund Spenser on boldness

How over that same door was likewise writ, Be bold, be bold, and everywhere be bold,

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: The Faerie Queene, 1590

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on boldness

Another iron door, on which was writ, Be not too bold.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: The Faerie Queene, 1590

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on age, love, pride, and time

Gather therefore the Rose, whilst yet is prime, For soon comes age, that will her pride deflower: Gather the Rose of love, whilst yet is time.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: The Faerie Queene, 1590

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on beauty and kindness

Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: Hymn of Beauty

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on body and soul

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For of the soul the body form doth take: For soul is form, and and doth the body make.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: Hymn of Beauty

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on liberty

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What more felicity can fall to creature, Than to enjoy delight with liberty.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: Fate of the Butterfly, 1591

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on deed and manners

The gentle man by gentle deeds in known. For a man by nothing is so well bewrayed, As by his manners.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: The Faerie Queene, 1590

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on bliss, garden, happiness, and immortality

All that in this delightful garden grows, Should happy be, and have immortal bliss.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: The Faerie Queene, 1590

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser

Though last, not least.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: Colin Clouts Come Home Again

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A Quote by Edmund Spenser on love and reward

All for love and nothing for reward.

Edmund Spenser (1552 - 1599)

Source: The Faerie Queene, 1590

Contributed by: Zaady

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