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Quotes About Roses


picture of a rosebud

Their lips were four red roses on a stalk.
- William Shakespeare

Roses red and violets blew, And all the sweetest flowers that in the forest grew.
- Edmund Spenser

Oh, my luveís like a red, red rose,
That ís newly sprung in June;
Oh, my luveís like the melodie
Thatís sweetly played in tune.
- Robert

And I will make thee beds of roses
And a thousand fragrant posies.
- Christopher Marlowe

God gave us our memories so that we might have roses in December.
- J. M. Barrie

I cast my heart into my rhymes,
That you, in the dim coming times,
May know how my heart went with them
After the red-rose-bordered hem.
- William Butler Yeats

Gather the rose of love whilst yet is time.
- Edmund Spenser

Gather ye rose-buds while ye may,
Old Time is still aflying,
And this same flower that smiles today,
Tomorrow will be dying.

- Robert Herrick

A red, red rose, all wet with dew,
With leaves of green by red shot through.

- E. Nesbit

The rose that lives its little hour
Is prized beyond the sculptured flower.

- Bryant

Here bloom red roses, dewy wet,
And beds of fragrant mignonette.
- Elaine Goodale

She wore a wreath of roses,
The night that first we met.
- Thos. Haynes Bayly

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