Quotes of o'er

  1. One sweetly solemn thought comes to me o'er and o'er I am nearer home today than I ever have been before – Phoebe Cary
  2. With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself – Thomas Fuller
  3. Lives of great men oft remind us as we o'er their pages turn That we too may leave behind us Letters that we ought to burn – Thomas Hood
  4. Ah tell me not that memory sheds gladness o'er the past what is recalled by faded flowers save that they did not last – Letitia Landon
  5. And soon too soon we part with pain To sail o'er silent seas again – Thomas Moore
  6. He who says o'er much I love not is in love – Ovid
  7. The seas are quiet when the winds give o'er So calm are we when passions are no more – Edmund Waller
  8. Go forget me why should sorrow O'er that brow a shadow fling Go forget me and to -morrow brightly smile and sweetly sing Smile though I shall not be near thee Sing though I shall never hear thee – Charles Wolfe

Usage examples for o'er

  1. And is the old flag flying still That o'er your fathers flew With bands of white and rosy light And field of starry blue – The Poetical Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Vol. 5 Poems Of The Class Of '29 (1851-1889) by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  2. Run then Roger and bring them to me said the Dame they are o'er young for such quarrels – In the Border Country by Josephine Daskam Bacon
  3. “ I feel that I do fear 800 Her words set off by some superior power And though not mortal yet a cold shuddering dew Dips me all o'er as when the wrath of Jove Speaks thunder and the chains of Erebus To some of Saturn's crew – Minor Poems by Milton by John Milton
  4. The stiff clouds as if carefully iron'd and starch'd While a cast iron bridge meant for wooden o'er arch'd Something more like a road than a river – The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood
  5. While stretched at length upon the floor Again I fought each combat o'er – Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey by Washington Irving
  6. So let the way wind up the hill or down O'er rough or smooth the journey will be joy Still seeking what I sought when but a boy New friendship high adventure and a crown My heart will keep the courage of the quest And hope the road's last turn will be the best – The Poems of Henry Van Dyke by Henry Van Dyke
  7. Yet solemn when the darkening shadows fleet Successive o'er the wide and silent hills Gilded by watry sun beams then we meet Peculiar pomp of vision – Original sonnets on various subjects; and odes paraphrased from Horace by Anna Seward
  8. Still further o'er the far waves seemed to float Still further backwards 'mid the mists remote – Poems of Emile Verhaeren by Emile Verhaeren
  9. Cheated deceived our cherished day dreams o'er We cling the closer and we trust the more – Heart Utterances at Various Periods of a Chequered Life. by Eliza Paul Kirkbride Gurney
  10. The fourth day shone when all their labours o'er Tydides' vessels touched the wish'd for shore – The Odyssey of Homer by Homer, translated by Alexander Pope
  11. Come begin While Tityrus watches o'er the grazing kids – The Bucolics and Eclogues by Virgil
  12. “ A wheel of shadow sped along the fields And o'er the dreaming cities ” – Gloucester Moors and Other Poems by William Vaughn Moody
  13. Now o'er the silent plain We for our much lov'd Phaon call again And Phaon ” – The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III) by Philip Freneau
  14. “ I come to watch o'er thee – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  15. As the range rider passed lightly down the walk there drifted back to the prizefighter the words of a cowboy song Oh bury me out on the lone prairee In a narrow grave just six by three Where the wild coyotes will howl o'er me Oh bury me out on the lone prairee ” – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  16. But when once you got inside Got to drifting with the tide Of Goodfellowship that seemed to fill the room Was there not a better feeling That came softly o'er you stealing That seemed to send the sunlight through the gloom – Continuous Vaudeville by Will M. Cressy
  17. But when a lass is is O'er fond and afraid of losing her sweetheart – Norston's Rest by Ann S. Stephens
  18. He was faithful to his Don Juan his Hebrew melodies his O'er the glad waters of the deep blue sea – The Martian by George Du Maurier
  19. “ Mountains with waves of ashes covered o'er – Poems by Victor Hugo
  20. In the silence of the night time when turmoils and strife are o'er – The Secret of the Creation by Howard D. Pollyen