quote by Robert Herrick

The glorious lamp of heaven, the sun.

— Robert Herrick

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Rose buds quote We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.

Then be not coy, but use your time; And while ye may, go marry: For having lost but once your prime, You may for ever tarry.

That age is best which is the first When youth and blood are warmer.

Rose buds quote And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than th

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Each one of us has it in themselves to be a free spirit, just as every rose bud has in it a rose.

Roses have thorns, and silver fountains mud;

Clouds and eclipses stain both moon and sun, And loathsome canker lies in sweetest bud. All men make faults.

But ne'er the rose without the thorn.

Rose buds quote We wouldn't ask why a rose that grew from the concrete for having damaged petals

We wouldn't ask why a rose that grew from the concrete for having damaged petals, in turn, we would celebrate its tenacity, we would all love its will to reach the sun, well, we are the roses, this is the concrete and these are my damaged petals, don't ask me why, thank god, and ask me how.

Slow buds the pink dawn like a rose From out night's gray and cloudy sheath;

Softly and still it grows and grows, Petal by petal, leaf by leaf.

Slow buds the pink dawn like a rose From out night's gray and cloudy sheath;

Softly and still it grows and grows, Petal by petal, leaf by leaf.

When my way is too rough for my feet, or too steep for my strength, I get off it to some smooth velvet path which fancy has scattered over with rosebuds of delights; and, having taken a few turns in it, come back strengthened and refreshed.

Rose buds quote Why does a rose represent Love ...when a rose always dies ?

Why does a rose represent Love ...when a rose always dies ?

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The movements of some more little red birds in the garden, like animated rosebuds, appeared unbearably jittery and thievish. It was as though the creatures were attached by sensitive wires to his nerves.

And all the woods are alive with the murmur and sound of Spring, And the rose-bud breaks into pink on the climbing briar, And the crocus-bed is a quivering moon of fire Girdled round with the belt of an amethyst ring.

I seek a form that my style cannot discover,a bud of thought that wants to be a rose.

Rose buds quote And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight in the bud was more painf

And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Where unwilling dies the rose; buds the new another year.

By Fate full many a heart has been undone, And many a sprightly rose made woe-begone; Plume thee not on thy lusty youth and strength: Full many a bud is blasted ere its bloom.

All the spring may be hidden in the single bud, and the low ground nest of the lark may hold the joy that is to herald the feet of many rose-red dawns.

Rose buds quote Because they were roses and I was just a dendelion

Because they were roses and I was just a dendelion

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The first rose on my rose-tree Budded, bloomed, and shattered, During sad days when to me Nothing mattered. Grief or grief has drained me clean; Still it seems a pity No one saw,—it must have been Very pretty.

Yon rosebuds in the morning-dew, how pure amang the leaves sae green!

The daisy is fair, the day-lily rare, The bud o' the rose as sweet as it's bonnie.

Rose buds quote Come out here where the roses have opened. Let soul and world meet.

Come out here where the roses have opened. Let soul and world meet.

I watched a rose-bud very long Brought on by dew and sun and shower, Waiting to see the perfect flower: Then when I thought it should be strong It opened at the matin hour And fell at even-song.

The American Beauty Rose can be produced in the splendor and fragrance which bring cheer to its beholder only by sacrificing the early buds which grow up around it. This is not an evil tendency in business. It is merely the working-out of a law of nature and a law of God.

The best way to killing a rose is to force it open when it is still only the promise of a bud.

Rose buds quote A fitness journey is like grabbing a rose from a thorn bush with your bare hands

A fitness journey is like grabbing a rose from a thorn bush with your bare hands; You might feel pain, but that will be nothing in comparison to the joy of reaching your goal.

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But buds will be roses, and kittens, cats - more's the pity.

Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, old Time is still a-flying: And this same flower that smiles today, tomorrow will be dying.

Father, thy hand Hath reared these venerable columns, thou Didst weave this verdant roof. Thou didst look down Upon the naked earth, and, forthwith, rose All these fair ranks of trees. They, in thy sun, Budded, and shook their green leaves in thy breeze, And shot towards heaven.

Rose buds quote Love is like roses. It blooms one season and dies next.

Love is like roses. It blooms one season and dies next.

A brier rose whose buds yield fragrant harvest for the honey bee.

If you wish to produce a perfect rose, you must cut off the other buds which are spoiling the growth of the perfect flower.

If we cut open the bud of a beautiful rose in order to see how it is 'packed' and what it is going to look like, what sort of a bloom will we get?

While rose-buds scarcely show'd their hue, But coyly linger'd on the thorn.

The lily I condemned for thy hand, And buds of marjoram had stol'n thy hair: The roses fearfully on thorns did stand, One blushing shame, another white despair; A third, nor red nor white, had stol'n of both And to his robbery had annex'd thy breath; But, for his theft, in pride of all his growth A vengeful canker eat him up to death. More flowers I noted, yet I none could see But sweet or colour it had stol'n from thee.

What, no more ceremony? See, my women! Against the blown rose may they stop their nose That kneel'd unto the buds.

Fair ladies, masked, are roses in their bud;

Dismasked, the damask sweet commixture shown, Are angels vailing clouds, or roses blown.

I heard a fella say once he'd rather have a rose bud when he was alive than to have a whole rose garden thrown his way after he is gone. It looks like they've (the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1935) thrown the roses my way while I'm still here.

The budding rose above the rose full blown.

So passeth, in the passing of a day, Of mortal life, the leaf, the bud, the flower; No more doth flourish after first decay, That erst was sought to deck both bed and bower Of many a lady and many a paramour. Gather therefore the rose whilst yet in prime, For soon comes age that will her pride deflower. Gather the rose of love whilst yet in time, Whilst loving thou mayst loved be with equal crime.

Before man's fall the rose was born,St.

Ambrose says, without the thorn;But for man's fault then was the thornWithout the fragrant rose-bud born; But ne'er the rose without the thorn.

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