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EGruhle: Rare is the voice itself: but when we sing To th' lute or viol, then 'tis ravishing. -Robert Herrick ☆

amareno4him: God hath two wings, which he doth ever move, The one is mercy, and the next is love; Under the first the sinners ever trust, And with the last he still directs the just. Robert Herrick (1591–1674)

RuthShafrd: 'To Keep a True Lent' by Robert Herrick:

GregCar05420115: God hath two wings, which he doth ever move, The one is mercy, and the next is love; Under the first the sinners ever trust, And with the last he still directs the just. Robert Herrick (1591–1674)

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RevDaniel: TO KEEP A TRUE LENT by Robert Herrick IS this a fast, to keep the larder lean ? And clean from fat of veals and sheep ? Is it to quit the dish of flesh, yet still To fill the platter high with fish ?

atla10trenine: "To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time" is a poem written by English Cavalier poet Robert Herrick in the 17th century.

gokupoker: "This man is freed from servile bands, Of hope to rise, or fear to fall; Lord of himself, though not of lands, And leaving nothing, yet hath all." - Herrick, Robert

EncountersThe: Have you ever been visited by the 'Old Hag'? 'The Hag' by Robert Herrick (1648) The Hag is astride This night for to ride, The Devil and She together. Through thick and through thin, Now out and then in, Though ne'er so foul be the weather.

fate_sh: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying. Then be not coy, but use your time, And while ye may, go marry; For having lost but once your prime, You may forever tarry. Robert Herrick

AndreMjoan: Kings and Tyrants 'Twixt kings and tyrants there's this difference known, Kings seek their subjects' good; tyrants their own. -Robert Herrick 1648

thatdangslug: Are some of the things I enjoy actually garbage? Unquestionably. But in the words of Robert Herrick, "Gather ye Serotonin where ye may..."

BonnieTowner: How is it we NEVER see 45's bother and 2 sisters. He has a sister Elizabeth and he has another sister Maryanne I think she was a judge and he has a brother named Robert. I know he lost a brother but as far as I know all of them are still living. You suppose they are embarrassed.

LoryjoyM: The person lives twice who lives the first life well. Robert Herrick YAMYAMFor JOLLIBEESeries

beomgyustudio: Here's an excerpt from Robert Herrick's peom, 'To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time' "Gather ye rosebuds while ye may Old time is still a flying And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying."

Alter_Ego777: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying. — Robert Herrick

somequotesbot: "Bid me despair, and I'll despair,Under that cypress tree;Or bid me die, and I will dareE'en Death, to die for thee." - Robert Herrick (poet)

TraumaDude1: Well... there was this guy- Robert Herrick...

liliaw1895: Alan Rickman reads 'Delight in Disorder,' by Robert Herrick:

MyWebBuddy: "Who covets more is evermore a slave." -Robert Herrick

johndoe_pac: Somehow, i love this oil panting from John William Waterhouse in 1919 and the poem from Robert Herrick in 1648. It tells that the time we only have is now. We never know whats gonna happen tomorrow. So, live ur life at ur fullest. Everyday Feel every moment, thru joy and misery

Greebohobbes: Gather Ye Rosebuds While Ye May..., 1908, by John William Waterhouse art 17th century poem To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time by Robert Herrick: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying.

mattraba: Love is a circle that doth restless move in the same sweet eternity of love - Robert Herrick Sami Yusuf - Circle

MelanieJaxn: Get up, get up for shame, the Blooming Morne Upon her wings presents the god unshorne. See how Aurora throwes her faire Fresh-quilted colours through the aire: Get up, sweet-Slug-a-bed, and see The Dew-bespangling Herbe and Tree. -Robert Herrick

welfordwrites: “To Daffodils”: a poem by Robert Herrick

puhpuhbells: "Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying." -Robert Herrick

MelanieJaxn: Bid me to live, and I will live Thy protestant to be; Or bid me love, and I will give A loving heart to thee. -Robert Herrick

orapronobisdeum: I saw a cherry weep, and why? Why wept it? but for shame Because my Julia's lip was by, And did out-red the same. But, pretty fondling, let not fall A tear at all for that: Which rubies, corals, scarlets, all For tincture wonder at. - Robert Herrick

orapronobisdeum: The Night-Piece, to Julia Robert Herrick One of mine absolute favorite poems, it reads so splendidly

MelanieJaxn: How Love came in I do not know, Whether by th’ eye or eare, or no: Or whether with the soul it came At first infused with the same: This troubles me but as I well As any other this can tell; That when from hence she does depart, The out-let then is from the heart. -Robert Herrick

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We swing ungirded hips,
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