Robert Herrick

(1591-1674 / London / England)

Robert Herrick Quotes

The Pillar of Fame

Fame's pillar here at last we set,
Out-during marble, brass or jet;
Charmed and enchanted so
As to withstand the blow
O f o v e r t h r o w ;
Nor shall the seas,
Or o u t r a g e s
Of storms, o'erbear
What we uprear;

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