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English Poet Quotes

Author Birth - Death
A. E. Housman 1859 - 1936 
Aaron Hill 1685 - 1750 
Abraham Cowley 1618 - 1667 
Adela Florence Nicolson 1865 - 1904 
Adelaide Anne Procter 1825 - 1864 
Al Alvarez 1929 -   
Alexander Brome 1620 - 1666 
Alexander Pope 1688 - 1744 
Alfred Austin 1835 - 1913 
Alfred Edward Housman 1859 - 1936 
Alfred Lord Tennyson 1809 - 1892 
Alfred Noyes 1880 - 1958 
Algernon Charles Swinburne 1837 - 1909 
Alice Meynell 1847 - 1922 
Andrew Motion 1952 -   
Anna Letitia Barbauld 1743 - 1825 
Arthur Hugh Clough 1819 - 1861 
Barnabe Barnes 1569 - 1609 
Ben Jonson 1572 - 1637 
Bradley Chicho 1895 -   
Bryan Procter 1787 - 1874 
C. Day Lewis 1904 - 1972 
Charles Churchill 1731 - 1764 
Charles Stuart Calverley 1831 - 1884 
Charles Tennyson Turner 1808 - 1879 
Charlotte Smith 1749 - 1806 
Coventry Patmore 1823 - 1896 
Craig Raine 1944 -   
Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828 - 1882 
David Whyte 1955 -   
Edmund Spenser 1552 - 1599 
Edmund Waller 1606 - 1687 
Edward Dyer 1543 - 1607 
Edward Fitzgerald 1809 - 1883 
Edward Young 1683 - 1765 
Edwin Arnold 1832 - 1904 
Eliza Cook 1818 - 1889 
Elizabeth Barrett Browning 1806 - 1861 
Elizabeth Jennings 1926 - 2001 
Ernest Dowson 1867 - 1900 
Francis Quarles 1592 - 1644 
Francis Thompson 1859 - 1907 
Frederick Locker-Lampson 1821 - 1895 
Frederick Tennyson 1807 - 1898 
Geoffrey Chaucer 1343 - 1400 
George Chapman 1559 - 1634 
George Crabbe 1754 - 1832 
Gerald Massey 1828 - 1907 
Gerard Manley Hopkins 1844 - 1889 
Henry Austin Dobson 1840 - 1921 
Herbert Read 1893 - 1968 
Hilaire Belloc 1870 - 1953 
Horace Smith 1779 - 1849 
Isaac Rosenberg 1890 - 1918 
Jane Taylor 1783 - 1824 
Janet Erskine Stuart  
Jean Ingelow 1820 - 1897 
John Betjeman 1906 - 1984 
John Clare 1793 - 1864 
John Cleveland 1613 - 1658 
John Drinkwater 1882 - 1937 
John Dryden 1631 - 1700 
John Fuller 1937 -   
John Gay 1685 - 1732 
John Keats 1795 - 1821 
John Marston 1576 - 1634 
John Masefield 1878 - 1967 
John Milton 1608 - 1674 
John Sheffield 1648 - 1721 
Joshua Sylvester 1563 - 1618 
Laurie Lee 1914 - 1997 
Leigh Hunt 1784 - 1859 
Letitia Elizabeth Landon 1802 - 1838 
Malcolm Lowry 1909 - 1957 
Margaret Sackville 1881 - 1963 
Mark Akenside 1721 - 1770 
Matthew Arnold 1822 - 1888 
Matthew Prior 1664 - 1721 
Nicholas Breton 1545 - 1626 
Paul Muldoon 1951 -   
Penelope Fitzgerald 1916 - 2000 
Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792 - 1822 
Philip James Bailey 1816 - 1902 
Philip Larkin 1922 - 1985 
Ralph Hodgson 1871 - 1962 
Richard Barnfield 1574 - 1627 
Richard Blackmore 1654 - 1729 
Richard Le Gallienne 1866 - 1947 
Richard Lovelace 1908 - 1908 
Richard Savage 1697 - 1743 
Robert Bridges 1844 - 1930 
Robert Browning 1812 - 1889 
Robert Herrick 1591 - 1674 
Robert Lloyd 1733 - 1764 
Robert Southey 1774 - 1843 
Rupert Brooke 1887 - 1915 
Samuel Daniel 1562 - 1619 
Samuel Rogers 1763 - 1855 
Samuel Taylor Coleridge 1772 - 1834 
Siegfried Sassoon 1886 - 1967 
Stephen Phillips 1864 - 1915 
Stephen Spender 1909 - 1995 
Sydney Carter 1915 - 2004 
Ted Hughes 1930 - 1998 
Thomas Gray 1716 - 1771 
Thomas Hood 1799 - 1845 
Thomas Middleton 1580 - 1627 
Thomas Overbury 1581 - 1613 
Thomas Tusser 1524 - 1580 
W. H. Auden 1907 - 1973 
Walter de La Mare 1873 - 1956 
Walter Savage Landor 1775 - 1864 
Wendy Cope 1945 -   
William Blake 1757 - 1827 
William Collins 1721 - 1759 
William Congreve 1670 - 1729 
William Cowper 1731 - 1800 
William Davenant 1606 - 1668 
William Empson 1906 - 1984 
William Ernest Henley 1849 - 1903 
William Shenstone 1714 - 1763 
William Watson 1858 - 1935 
William Whitehead 1715 - 1785 
William Wordsworth 1770 - 1850