Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Robert Bridges Quotes: When men were all asleep the snow came flying, In large white flakes falling on the city brown, Stealthily and perpetually settling and loosely lying, Hushing the latest traffic of the drowsy town.
         

When men were all asleep the snow came flying, In large white flakes falling on the city brown, Stealthily and perpetually settling and loosely lying, Hushing the latest traffic of the drowsy town.


Robert Bridges
Check all other quotes by Robert Bridges

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Robert Bridges Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Fri. 19 Jul. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/When-men-were-all-asleep-the-snow-1006850>.





Check out


Other quotes of Robert Bridges


I know that if odour were visible, as colour is, I'd see the summer garden in rainbow clouds.

I know that if odour were visible, as colour is, I'd see the summer garden in rainbow clouds.



Were I a cloud I'd gather My skirts up in the air, And fly I well know whither, And rest I well know where.

Were I a cloud I'd gather My skirts up in the air, And fly I well know whither, And rest I well know where.



When first we met we did not guess that Love would prove so hard a master.

When first we met we did not guess that Love would prove so hard a master.



So sweet love seemed that April morn, when first we kissed beside the thorn, so strangely sweet, it was not strange we thought that love could never change.

So sweet love seemed that April morn, when first we kissed beside the thorn, so strangely sweet, it was not strange we thought that love could never change.



And whiter grows the foam, The small moon lightens more; And as I turn me home, My shadow walks before.

And whiter grows the foam, The small moon lightens more; And as I turn me home, My shadow walks before.



But I can tell - let truth be told - That love will change in growing old; Though day by day is nought to see, So delicate his motions be.

But I can tell - let truth be told - That love will change in growing old; Though day by day is nought to see, So delicate his motions be.



All things therefore are charged with love, are charged with God and if we knew how to touch them give off sparks and take fire, yield drops and flow, ring and tell of him.

All things therefore are charged with love, are charged with God and if we knew how to touch them give off sparks and take fire, yield drops and flow, ring and tell of him.



Beauty, the eternal Spouse of the Wisdom of God and Angel of his Presence thru' all creation.

Beauty, the eternal Spouse of the Wisdom of God and Angel of his Presence thru' all creation.



O soul, be patient: thou shalt find A little matter mend all this; Some strain of music to thy mind, Some praise for skill not spent amiss.

O soul, be patient: thou shalt find A little matter mend all this; Some strain of music to thy mind, Some praise for skill not spent amiss.



O youth whose hope is high, Who dost to Truth aspire, Whether thou live or die, O look not back nor tire.

O youth whose hope is high, Who dost to Truth aspire, Whether thou live or die, O look not back nor tire.





Other quotes you may like


When you discover your gift and develop it, the world will start looking for you

When you discover your gift and develop it, the world will start looking for you



Misunderstandings are a normal part of life, and the outcomes of these depend upon how we choose to react to them.

Misunderstandings are a normal part of life, and the outcomes of these depend upon how we choose to react to them.



Advice!Nobody tells us how to be men. We just are." "That is probably why you make such a bad job of it.- Perrin and Egwene

Advice!Nobody tells us how to be men. We just are." "That is probably why you make such a bad job of it.- Perrin and Egwene



Extreme joy and extreme sorrow are indistinguishable beyond a certain point. ("Jane Brown's Body")

Extreme joy and extreme sorrow are indistinguishable beyond a certain point. ("Jane Brown's Body")



I think first of all you have to be there for the right reason.

I think first of all you have to be there for the right reason.



That virtue only makes our bliss below, And all our knowledge is ourselves to know.

That virtue only makes our bliss below, And all our knowledge is ourselves to know.



Most people think that George Nelson, Charles Eames and Eliot Noyes invented industrial design. That is, of course, an exaggeration. George did it without any assistance from the other two.

Most people think that George Nelson, Charles Eames and Eliot Noyes invented industrial design. That is, of course, an exaggeration. George did it without any assistance from the other two.



I didn't know what the hell Charlie Parker was playing... I just liked the way he played.

I didn't know what the hell Charlie Parker was playing... I just liked the way he played.



I've got more class than most.

I've got more class than most.



How is it the great pieces of good luck fall to us?

How is it the great pieces of good luck fall to us?




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "When men were all asleep the snow came flying, In large white flakes falling on the city brown, Stealthily and perpetually settling and loosely lying, Hushing the latest traffic of the drowsy town.". Author of this quote is Robert Bridges. This quote is about flakes, white, settling, snow, fall, brown, traffic, lying, drowsy,.