As soon as there was two there was pride
Quote by John Donne
God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by...
I call not that virginity a virtue, which resideth only in the bodies integrity; much...
My rags of heart can like, wish, and adore, but after one such love can...
No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a part of a...
Death comes equally to us all, and makes us all equal when it comes.
Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
Be your own palace, or the world is your jail.
Love was as subtly caught, as a disease; But being got it is a treasure...
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the...
And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite put out;...
Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.
But let them sleep, Lord, and me mourn a space.
Ride ten thousand days and nights, Till age snow white hairs on thee.
But I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.
Poetry is a counterfeit creation, and makes things that are not, as though they were
Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call...
I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.
I have never been contained except I made the prison.
The haft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own Lures....