The moon is a silver pin-head vast, that holds the heaven's tent-hangings fast.
The Moon arose, she shone upon the lake, which lay one smooth expanse of silver light. She shone upon the hills and rocks, and cast upon their hollows and their hidden glens a blacker depth of shade.Robert Southey
Soon as the evening shades prevail, the moon takes up the wondrous tale. And nightly to the listening earth repeats the story of her birth.joseph addison
As the moon's fair image quaketh in the raging waves of ocean. Whilst she, in the vault of heaven, moves with silent peaceful motion.Heinrich Heine
The moon pull'd off her veil of light, that hides her face by day from sight (Mysterious veil, of brightness made, That's both her lustre and her shade). And in the lantern of the night, with shining horns hung out her light.
The moving moon went up the sky, and nowhere did abide. Softly she was going up, and a star or two beside.Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The moon looks on many brooks, the brook can see no moon but this.thomas moore
I think we're going to the moon because it's in the nature of the human being to face challenges.
If the Sun and Moon should doubt, they'd immediately go out.william blake
He who would see old Hoghton right must view it by the pale moonlight.william hazlitt
See yonder fire! It is the moon slow rising o'er the eastern hill. It glimmers on the forest tips, and through the dewy foliage drips In little rivulets of light, and makes the heart in love with night.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is the very error of the moon: she comes more nearer earth than she was wont, and makes men mad.william shakespeare
Let the air strike our tune, whilst we show reverence to yond peeping moon.thomas middleton
He should, as he list, be able to prove the moon made of grene cheese.
Late, late yestreen I saw the new moone, wi' the auld moon in hir arme.
Day glimmer'd in the east, and the white moon hung like a vapor in the cloudless sky.samuel rogers
The crimson Moon, uprising from the sea, with large delight, foretells the harvest near.
Going to the moon is not a matter of physics but of economics.
From prescription, in the case of hypaethral edifices, open to the sky, in honor of Jupiter Lightning, the Heaven, the Sun, or the Moon: for these are gods whose semblances and manifestations we behold before our very eyes in the sky when it is cloudless and bright.vitruvius
Some things just can't be described. And stepping onto the moon was one of them.Buzz Aldrin
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.Charlotte Vale