Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven
Quote by John Donne
Twice or thrice had I loved thee, Before I knew thy face or name.
I throw myself down in my chamber, and I call in, and invite God, and...
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.
I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.
Be your own palace, or the world is your jail.
The day breaks not, it is my heart.
Humiliation is the beginning of sanctification.
When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated...
I am two fools, I know, for loving, and for saying so in whining poetry.
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.
God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by...
Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Whoever loves, if he do not propose the right true end of love, he's one...
Sleep is pain's easiest salve, and doth fulfill all the offices of death, except to...
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the...
God himself took a day to rest in, and a good man's grave is his...
Reason is our soul's left hand, Faith her right.
When once a man is launched on such an adventure as this, he must bid...
When I got out of high school they retired my jersey, but it was for...