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9 Buttercups Quotes

He likes the poor things of the world the best, I would not, therefore, if I could be rich. It pleases him t stoop for buttercups.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning Quotes , Source: Aurora Leigh (bk. IV)

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The buttercups, bright-eyed and bold, Held up their chalices of gold To catch the sunshine and the dew.

Julia C.R. Dorr Quotes , Source: Centennial Poem (l. 165)

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The buttercups across the field Made sunshine rifts of splendor.

Dinah Maria Mulock (used pseudonym Mrs. Craik) Quotes , Source: A Silly Song

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The royal kingcup bold Dares not don his coat of gold.

Edwin Arnold Quotes , Source: Almond Blossoms

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All will be gay when noontide wakes anew The buttercups, the little children's dower.

Robert Browning Quotes , Source: Home Thoughts--From Abroad

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Fair is the kingcup that in meadow blows, Fair is the daisy that beside her grows.

John Gay Quotes , Source: Shepherd's Week--Monday (l. 43)

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And O the buttercups! that field O' the cloth of gold, when pennons swam-- Where France set up his lilied shield, His oriflamb, And Henry's lion-standard rolled: What was it to their matchless sheen, Their million million drops of gold Among the green!

Jean Ingelow Quotes , Source: The Letter L Present (st. 3)

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Against her ankles as she trod The lucky buttercups did nod.

Jean Ingelow Quotes , Source: Reflections

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When buttercups are blossoming, The poets sand, 'tis best to wed: So all for love we paired in Spring-- Blanche and I--ere youth had sped.

Edmund C. Stedman Quotes , Source: Bohemia

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