All mankind is of one author, and is one volume; when one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language; and every chapter must be so translated...As therefore the bell that…
Quote by John Donne
When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated...
Since you would save none of me, I bury some of you.
Reason is our soul's left hand, Faith her right.
Imagine God to be at play with us, but a gamester...
Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
God himself took a day to rest in, and a good man's grave is his...
Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven
Love is agrowing, to full constant light; and his first minute, after noon, is night.
I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.
Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art...
No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a part of a...
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.
Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by...
As states subsist in part by keeping their weaknesses from being known, so is it...
Every father should remember that one day his son will follow his example instead of...
We all have a family member who think they're a professional photographer.
You are not the child of the people you call mother and father, but their...