What do you grind, O ye maidens?Sandalwood, henna and spice.
~ Sarojini Naidu
When a man does not know what harbour he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
The day begins to break, and night is fled,Whose pitchy mantle over-veil'd the earth.
~ William Shakespeare
'Twill make old women young and fresh,Create new motions of the flesh,And cause them long for you know what,If they but taste of Chocolate.
~ Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma
I wish I was what I have beenAnd what I was could beAs when I roved in shadows greenAnd loved my willow tree.
~ John Clare
Her thoughts are like the lotusAbloom by sacred streamsBeneath the temple archesWhere Quiet sits and dreams.
~ Sara Teasdale
The day is new and fair with good smells in the air.
~ Amy Lowell