|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Edmund Spenser (1552?1599)|
|QUOTATION:||What more felicitie can fall to creature|
Than to enjoy delight with libertie,
And to be lord of all the workes of Nature,
To raine in th aire from earth to highest skie,
To feed on flowres and weeds of glorious feature.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Muiopotmos: or, The Fate of the Butterflie. Line 209.|