Colley Cibber

Explore Poets GO!
Popularity
Biography
Colley Cibber was an English actor-manager, playwright and Poet Laureate. His colourful memoir Apology for the Life of Colley Cibber (1740) describes his life in a personal, anecdotal and even rambling style. He wrote 25 plays for his own company at Drury Lane, half of which were adapted from various sources, which led
Popular Poems
1.
The Blind Boy
O SAY what is that thing call’d Light,
Which I must ne’er enjoy;
What are the blessings of the sight,
O tell your poor blind boy!
...
Popular Quotes
11 November 2014
Prithee don't screw your wit beyond the compass of good manners.
11 November 2014
You know, one had as good be out of the world, as out of the fashion.
11 November 2014
Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.

Comments

Student 09 September 2018
You are admire most
1 1 Reply

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

6/14/2021 1:42:24 AM # 1.0.0.621