I seek for one as fair and gay, but find none to remind me, how blest the hours pass'd away with the girl I left behind me.
And then they knew the perilous Rock,And blest the Abbot of Aberbrothok.Robert Southey
O Scotia! my dear, my native soil! For whom my warmest wish to heaven is sent; Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content.Robert Burns
If I should die, thinkonly this of me: That there's some corner of a foreign field That is for ever England. There shall be In that rich dust a richer dust concealed; A dust whom England bore, shaped, made aware, Gave, once, her flowers to love, her ways to roam, A body of England's, breathing English air, Washed by the rivers, blest by suns of home.
Kings may be blest but Tam was glorious, O'er a'the ills o' life victorious!Robert Burns
How sleep the brave, who sink to rest, By all their country's wishes blest!william collins
For darkness restores what light cannot repair. There we are married, blest, we make once more the two-backed beast and children are the fair excuse of what we're naked for.joseph brodsky
How sleep the brave who sink to restBy all their country's wishes blest!william collins
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John,The bed be blest that I lye on.
They please, are pleased, they give to get esteem,Till, seeming blest, they grow to what they seem.Oliver Goldsmith
Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Arabie the blest.john milton
Lo, the dead shall rise to heaven! Brethren hail the blest decree; Every sin shall be forgiven, Hell forever cease to be!friedrich von schiller
Cease, cease, wayward Mortal! I dare not unveil The shadows that float o’er Eternity’s vale; Nought waits for the good but a spirit of Love, That will hail their blest advent to regions above. For Love, Mortal, gleams through the gloom of my sway, And the shades which surround me fly fast at its ray.Percy Bysshe Shelley
If soul may look and body touch, Which is the more blest?William Butler Yeats
His home, the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest.james montgomery
Our rural ancestors, with little blest, Patient of labour when the end was rest, Indulg'd the day that hous'd their annual grain, With feasts, and off'rings, and a thankful strain.Alexander Pope
I saw two clouds at morning, Tinged with the rising sun, And in the dawn they floated on, And mingled into one. I thought that morning cloud was blest, It moved so sweetly to the West.
If I should die, think only this of me: That there's some corner of a foreign field That is forever England. There shall be In that rich earth a richer dust concealed; A dust whom England bore, shaped, made aware, Gave, once, her flowers to love, her ways to roam, A body of England's, breathing English air, Washed by the rivers, blest by suns of home.
Eye me, blest Providence, and square my trial To my proportion'd strength.john milton
'Tis not for mortals always to be blest.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always to be blest.Alexander Pope
My dear, my native soil! For whom my warmest wish to Heav'n is sent, Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content!Robert Burns
blest is my lot whate'er befall;What can disturb me, who appall,While, as my strength, my rock, my all,Saviour! I cling to Thee?Charlotte Elliott
blest is that nation whose silent course of happiness furnishes nothing for history to say.thomas jefferson
blest be the hour wherein I bought this book; His studies happy that composed the book, And the man fortunate that sold the book.Ben Jonson