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
There is no dark side of the moon, really. As a matter of fact, it's all dark. The only thing that makes it look light is the sun.
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
The moon, the moon, so silver and cold, her fickle temper has oft been told. Now shady now bright and sunny. But of all the lunar things that change, the one that shows most fickle and strange, and takes the most eccentric range, is the moon so called of honey!thomas hood
The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon.
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 sun was gone now; the curled moon was like a little feather fluttering far down the gulf.
That I could clamber to the frozen moon and draw the ladder after me.
Good even, good fair moon, good even to thee. I prithee, dear moon, now show to me the form and the features, the speech and degree, of the man that true lover of mine shall be.walter scott
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
Who says you cannot hold the moon in your hand? Tonight when the stars come out and the moon rises in the velvet sky, look outside you window, then raise you hand and position your fingers around the disk of light. There you go... That was easy!Vena Nazarian
You may be as different as the sun and the moon, but the same blood flows through both your hearts. You need her, as she needs you...george r. r. martin
Some things just can't be described. And stepping onto the moon was one of them.Buzz Aldrin