nips in bud quotes

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Have you seen but a bright lily grow
Before rude hands have touch'd it?
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You seem to me as Dian in her orb,
As chaste as is the bud ere it be blown;
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She never told her love,
But let concealment, like a worm i' the bud
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O Bee,
yoked with greed
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The bud of the apple is desire, the down-falling gold,
The catbird's gobble in the morning half-awake
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The life of a good man will hardly improve us more than the life of a freebooter, for the inevitable laws appear as plainly in the ...
...there is hope for a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots will not cease. Though its root gro ...
And yet no greater, but more eminent,
Love by the spring is grown;
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The rangey bough anticipated fruit
With snowballs cupped in every opening bud.
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A flow'ret crushed in the bud,
A nameless piece of Babyhood,
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