Buttercups Quotes, Quotations, and Sayings
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)
And O the buttercups! that field
O' the cloth of gold, when pennons swam--
Where France set up his lilied shield,
And Henry's lion-standard rolled:
What was it to their matchless sheen,
Their million million drops of gold
Among the green!
Quotes , Source: The Letter L Present (st. 3)
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)
The royal kingcup bold
Dares not don his coat of gold.
Quotes , Source: Almond Blossoms
All will be gay when noontide wakes anew
The buttercups, the little children's dower.
Quotes , Source: Home Thoughts--From Abroad
Fair is the kingcup that in meadow blows,
Fair is the daisy that beside her grows.
Quotes , Source: Shepherd's Week--Monday (l. 43)
Against her ankles as she trod
The lucky buttercups did nod.
Quotes , Source: Reflections
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