Pheasants Quotes, Quotations, and Sayings
3 Pheasants Quotes
Fesaunt excedeth all fowles in sweetnesse and holsomnesse, and is
equall to capon in nourishynge.
Sir Thomas Elyot
Quotes , Source: The Castle of Helth (ch. VIII)
The feasant hens of Colchis, which have two ears as it were
consisting of feathers, which they will set up and lay down as
Pliny the Elder (Caius Plinius Secundus)
Quotes , Source: Natural History (bk. X, ch. XLVIII), (Holland's translation)
See! from the brake the whirring pheasant springs,
And mounts exulting on triumphant wings:
Short is his joy; he feels the fiery wound,
Flutters in blood, and panting beats the ground.
Quotes , Source: Windsor Forest (l. 111)