With thy long levell'd rule of streaming light.
John Milton (1608 - 1674)
Source: Comus. Line 340.
Contributed by: Zaady
Without the meed of some melodious tear.
Source: Lycidas. Line 14.
Yet beauty, though injurious, hath strange power, After offence returning, to regain Love once possess'd.
Source: Samson Agonistes. Line 1003.
Yet from those flames No light, but rather darkness visible.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 62.
Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom.
Source: Il Penseroso. Line 79.
Where more is meant than meets the ear.
Source: Il Penseroso. Line 120.
Was I deceiv'd, or did a sable cloud Turn forth her silver lining on the night?
Source: Comus. Line 221.
What boots it at one gate to make defence, And at another to let in the foe?
Source: Samson Agonistes. Line 560.
What in me is dark Illumine, what is low raise and support, That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 22.
What neat repast shall feast us, light and choice, Of Attic taste?
Source: To Mr. Lawrence.
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