The nodding horror of whose shady brows Threats the forlorn and wandering passenger.
John Milton (1608 - 1674)
Source: Comus. Line 38.
Contributed by: Zaady
The olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long.
Source: Paradise Regained. Book iv. Line 244.
That practis'd falsehood under saintly shew, Deep malice to conceal, couch'd with revenge.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 122.
That would have made Quintilian stare and gasp.
Source: On the Detraction which followed upon my writing certain Treatises.
The Angel ended, and in Adam's ear So charming left his voice, that he awhile Thought him still speaking, still stood fix'd to hear.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book viii. Line 1.
The brazen throat of war.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book xi. Line 713.
The bright consummate flower.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book v. Line 481.
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.
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