A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in singularity.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy Taylor Quotes
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
A wise man shall overrule his stars and have a greater influence upon his own...
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
He that is proud of riches is a fool. For if he is exalted above...
Celibacy, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in perpetual sweetness, but...
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
Love is friendship set on fire
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
Grumbling is the death of love.
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit.