Here is a list of the authors, and their works, referenced in this blog. Please note that these are actual works I have read, and sometimes devoured, not just a list a quotes found at random. They are significant, respected, and recommended.
Jane Austen: Pride & Prejudice
William Blake: Auguries Of Innocence (poem)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Christmas Bells (poem)
A.A. Milne: The House At Pooh Corner
Henry David Thoreau: Walden
William Butler Yeats: Empherma (poem)