Andrew Marvell Quotes


11 Andrew Marvell quotes:



"Gather the flowers, but spare the buds."
"But at my back I always hear Time's winged chariot hurrying near."
"Self-preservation, nature's first great law, all the creatures, except man, doth awe."
"Music, the mosaic of the air"
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"Ye living lamps, by whose dear lightThe nightingale does sit so late;And studying all the summer night,Her matchless songs does meditate."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Living Quotes
"The mind, that ocean where each kind / Does straight its own resemblance find; / Yet it creates, transcending these, / Far other worlds, and other seas, / Annihilating all that's made / To a green thought in a green shade."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Mind Quotes
"How vainly men themselves amaze, / To win the palm, the oak, or bays; / And their incessant labours see / Crowned from some single herb or tree."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Men Quotes
"Two Paradises t'were in one, to live in Paradise alone."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Solitude Quotes
"Here at the fountain's sliding foot, / Or at some fruit tree's mossy root, / Casting the body's vest aside, / My soul into the boughs does glide."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Soul Quotes
"This delicious Solitude."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Solitude Quotes
"The inglorious arts of peace."
Author: Marvell Quotes Category: Peace Quotes



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