Softly the evening came. The sun from the western horizon like a magician extended his golden wand o'er the landscape; Twinkling vapors arose; and sky and water and forest seemed all on fire at the touch, and melted and mingled together.
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day likea football, and it will be round and full at evening.Oliver Wendell Holmes
On the evening of October 14, 1774, the Massachusetts delegates were invited to Carpenters' Hall by a group of Philadelphians to do "a little business."bernard bailyn
"I'm sorry for croaking at you this evening. This is PM, I'm Eddie Mair: the walrus of news."eddie mair
To man, that was in th' evening made,Stars gave the first delight;Admiring, in the gloomy shade,Those little drops of light.Edmund Waller
Oh shall I see the Thames again? The prow-promoted gems again, As beefy ATS Without their hats Come shooting through the bridge? And "cheerioh" and "cheeri-bye" Across the waste of waters die, And low the mists of evening lie And lightly skims the midge.john betjeman
We were talking earlier about lyrics and beautiful lyrics. That particular period that we've been dwelling upon this evening, partly and in fact definitely was a time for prolific writing. Recently, not too long ago we lost one of the better, most beautiful caucasian singers, Jeff Buckley, sadly, way, way out to lose such a talent and such a heart.jeff buckley
Where go the poet's lines? Answer, ye evening tapers! Ye auburn locks, ye golden curls, Speak from your folded papers!
He is outside of everything, and an alien everywhere. He is an aesthetic solitary. His beautiful, light imagination is the wing that on the autumn evening just brushes the dusky window.Henry James
Each morning sees some task begin, Each evening sees it close Something attempted, something done, Has earned a night's repose.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Light the first light of evening, as in a room In which we rest and, for small reason, think The world imagined is the ultimate good.wallace stevens
The redbreast oft, at evening hours, Shall kindly lend his little aid, With hoary moss, and gathered flowers, To deck the ground where thou art laid.william collins
In the evening, all roads led to the palace where 96,000 bulbs bathed the monument in a golden hue.
And in the evening, everywhere Along the roadside, up and down, I see the golden torches flare Like lighted street-lamps in the town.
An inadvertent step may crush the snail That crawls at evening in the public path. But he that has humanity, forewarned, Will turn aside and let the reptile live.william cowper
In the morning, hear the Way; in the evening, die content!
The birds have ceased their songs, All save the blackbird, that from yon tall ash, 'Mid Pinkie's greenery, from his mellow throat, In adoration of the setting sun, Chants forth his evening hymn.David Macbeth Moir
At the evening of life, we shall be judged on our love.john of the cross
Day, like a weary pilgrim, had reached the western gate of heaven, and evening stooped down to unloose the latchets of his sandal shoon.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow