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Quotation by John Donne
Thine age asks ease, and since thy duties be
To warm the world, that's done in warming us.
Shine here to us, and thou art everywhere;
This bed thy center is, these walls, thy sphere.
John Donne (1572–1631), British poet. The Sun Rising (l. 27–30). . .
The Complete English Poems [John Donne]. A. J. Smith, ed. (1971) Penguin Books.
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