book fair quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
The world, unfathomably fair,
Is duller than a witling's jest.
...
Thou art not fair, for all thy red and white,
For all those rosy ornaments in thee.
...
When I was fair and young, and favor graced me,
Of many was I sought, their mistress for to be;
...
Fair, rich, and young: how rare is her perfection,
Were it not mingled with one foul infection!
...
Monday's child is fair of face,
Tuesday's child is full of grace,
...
The reivers they stole Fair Annie,
As she walked by the sea;
...
Shall I, wasting in despair,
Die because a woman's fair?
...
If she be not so to me,
What care I how fair she be?
I have observed, that a Reader seldom peruses a Book with Pleasure, 'till he knows whether the Writer of it be a black or a fair M ...
Write, if you must; not otherwise. Do not write, if you can earn a fair living at teaching or dressmaking, at electricity or hod-c ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help