Ambrose Philips Quotes

  • And thou shalt in thy daughter see,
    This picture, once, resembled thee.

    Thomas Parnell, Ambrose Philips (1779). “The Works of the English Poets. With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, by Samuel Johnson”, p.365
  • Studious of ease, and fond of humble things.

    Ambrose Philips (1768). “Pastorals, Epistles, Odes, and Other Poems”, p.67

Ambrose Philips

  • Born: 1674
  • Died: June 18, 1749
  • Occupation: Poet
  • Cite this Page: Citation