Mahomet was taking his afternoon nap in his Paradise. An houri had rolled a cloud under his head, and he was snoring serenely near the fountain of Salsabil.
Serenely full, the epicure would say, 'Fate cannot harm me, I have dined today.'Rev Sydney Smith
Pour the full tide of eloquence along, Serenely pure, and yet divinely strong.Alexander Pope
A speech is entertaining only when Serenely detached from all information.henry fountain ashurst
"These carwreck conversations always seem to end this way, with me knocked out on the gurney and you Serenely pull away."ralston bowles
He felt neither guilt nor distress at the pleasure with which he was now filled by the proximity of this young creature, and when he discovered in himself even physical symptoms of his inclination he did not take fright, but continued cheerfully and Serenely to see Nick whenever the ordinary run of his duties suggested it, congratulating himself upon the newly achieved solidity and rational calm of his spiritual life.iris murdoch
I don't know if you're alive or dead. Can you on earth be sought, Or only when the sunsets fade Be mourned Serenely in my thought?anna akhmatova
Put forth thy leaf, thou lofty plane, East wind and frost are safely gone; With zephyr mild and balmy rain The summer comes Serenely on; Earth, air, and sun and skies combine To promise all that’s kind and fair: But thou, O human heart of mine, Be still, contain thyself, and bear.arthur hugh clough
Everybody sees me as a solitary entity but I long to be important to somebody It's a love of fairy tales that drives this guilty wish To walk Serenely in front of family to collect my kiss and though this notion is as flawed as any I have learned I'd like to think that like the others, it's something I deservehappy rhodes
Mahomet was taking his afternoon nap in his Paradise. An houri had rolled a cloud under his head, and he was snoring Serenely near the fountain of Salsabil.
Just where the Treasury's marble front * Looks over Wall Street's mingled nations, Where Jews and Gentiles most are wont * To throng for trade and last, quotations; Where, hour, by hour, the rates of gold * Outrival, in the ears of people, The quarter-chimes, Serenely tolled From Trinity's undaunted steeple.edmund clarence stedman
Come lovelyand soothing death, Undulate round the world, Serenely arriving, arriving, In the day, in the night, to all, to each, Sooner or later delicate death.
You may wear your virtues as a crown, As you walk through life Serenely, And grace your simple rustic gown With a beauty more than queenly. Though only one for you shall care, One only speak your praises; And you never wear in your shining hair, A richer flower than daisies.phoebe cary