William C. Bryant Quote: “Loveliest of lovely things are they…”

Loveliest of lovely things are they on earth that soonest pass away. The rose that lives its little hour is prized beyond the sculptured flower.

William C. Bryant

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Name: William C. Bryant
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: November 3, 1794
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