The bright consummate flower.
John Milton (1608 - 1674)
Source: Paradise Lost. Book v. Line 481.
Contributed by: Zaady
The childhood shows the man, As morning shows the day.
Source: Paradise Regained. Book iv. Line 220.
The gadding vine.
Source: Lycidas. Line 40.
The gay motes that people the sunbeams.
Source: Il Penseroso. Line 8.
The great Emathian conqueror bid spare The house of Pindarus, when temple and tower Went to the ground.
Source: When the Assault was intended to the City.
The hell within him.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 20.
Th' imperial ensign, which full high advanc'd Shone like a meteor, streaming to the wind.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 536.
That golden key That opes the palace of eternity.
Source: Comus. Line 13.
That in our proper motion we ascend Up to our native seat: descent and fall To us is adverse.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 75.
(That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears And slits the thin-spun life.
Source: Lycidas. Line 70.
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