Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy Taylor Quotes
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
Grumbling is the death of love.
God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this...
Nothing is greater, or more fearful sacrilege than to prostitute the great name of God...
Celibacy, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in perpetual sweetness, but...
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual...
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance.
By ignorance is pride increased; Those most assume who know the least