Thomas Gray Quotes

Most popular Thomas Gray Quotes

I shall be but a shrimp of an author.
— Thomas Gray
Thoughts that breathe, and words that burn.

poetry

Where ignorance is bliss 'tis folly to be wise.
— Thomas Gray
Where ignorance is bliss
'Tis folly to be wise.

ignorance folly

Poetry is thoughts that breathe, and words that burn.
— Thomas Gray
Not all that tempts your wand'ring eyes
And heedless hearts, is lawful prize;
Nor all, that glisters, is gold.
— Thomas Gray

gold temptation

Sweet is the breath of vernal shower,
The bee's collected treasures sweet,
Sweet music's melting fall, but sweeter yet
The still small voice of gratitude.
— Thomas Gray

gratitude