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The soul's dark cottage, batter'd and decay'd, Lets in new light through chinks that Time has made. Stronger by weakness, wiser men become As they draw near to their eternal home: Leaving the old, both worlds at once they view That stand upon the threshold of the new.
—  Edmund Waller
Under the tropic is our language spoke, And part of Flanders hath receiv'd our yoke.
—  Edmund Waller
In such green palaces the first kings reign'd, Slept in their shades, and angels entertain'd; With such old counsellors they did advise, And by frequenting sacred groves grew wise.
—  Edmund Waller
Illustrious acts high raptures do infuse, And every conqueror creates a muse.
—  Edmund Waller
Poets lose half the praise they should have got, Could it be known what they discreetly blot.
—  Edmund Waller
Poets that lasting marble seek Must come in Latin or in Greek.
—  Edmund Waller
For all we know Of what the blessed do above Is, that they sing, and that they love. While I listen to thy Voice.
—  Edmund Waller
A narrow compass! and yet there Dwelt all that 's good, and all that 's fair; Give me but what this riband bound, Take all the rest the sun goes round.
—  Edmund Waller
Go, lovely rose! Tell her that wastes her time and me That now she knows, When I resemble her to thee, How sweet and fair she seems to be.
—  Edmund Waller

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