The sum of earthly bliss.
John Milton (1608 - 1674)
Source: Paradise Lost. Book viii. Line 522.
Contributed by: Zaady
The sun to me is dark And silent as the moon, When she deserts the night Hid in her vacant interlunar cave.
Source: Samson Agonistes. Line 86.
The leaf was darkish, and had prickles on it, But in another country, as he said, Bore a bright golden flow'r, but not in this soil; Unknown, and like esteem'd, and the dull swain Treads on it daily with his clouted shoon.
Source: Comus. Line 631.
The low'ring element Scowls o'er the darken'd landscape.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 490.
The mountain nymph, sweet Liberty.
Source: L'Allegro. Line 36.
That power Which erring men call Chance.
Source: Comus. Line 587.
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.
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