Sir Edward Dyer

(1540 - 1607 / England)

Sir Edward Dyer Quotes

    Love-Contradictions

    As rare to heare as seldome to be seene,
    It cannot be nor never yet hathe bene
    That fire should burne with perfecte heate and flame
    Without some matter for to yealde the same.


    A straunger case yet true by profe I knowe
    A man in joy that livethe still in woe:
    A harder happ who hathe his love at lyste