Una derrota peleada vale más que una victoria casual.
Where scattered wild the Lily of the Vale Its balmy essence breathes.james thomson
His thoughts have a high aim, though their dwelling be in the Vale of a humble heart.
The signal-elm, that looks on Ilsley downs, The Vale, the three lone weirs, the youthful Thames. 33Matthew Arnold
There was a rocky valley between Buxton and Bakewell?divine as the Vale of Tempe; you might have seen the gods there morning and eveningApollo and the sweet Muses of the Light? You enterprised a railroad?you blasted its rocks away? And, now, every fool in Buxton can be at Bakewell in half-an-hour, and every fool in Bakewell at Buxton.john ruskin
Oh, sweet thy current by town and by tower, The green sunny Vale and the dark linden bower; Thy waves as they dimple smile back on the plain, And Rhine, ancient river, thou'rt German again!
The lily of the Vale, of flowers the queen, Puts on the robe she neither sew'd nor spun.michael bruce
And the Naiad-like lily of the Vale, Whom youth makes so fair and passion so pale, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen, Through their pavilions of tender green.Percy Bysshe Shelley
A barren detested Vale, you see it is; The trees, though summer, yet forlorn and lean, O'ercome with moss and baleful mistletoe.william shakespeare