Fame is but the breath of the people, and that often unwholesome
Quote by John Milton
O loss of sight, of thee I most complain! Blind among enemies, O worse than...
Loneliness is the first thing which God's eye named, not good
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at...
A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.
Fame is no plant that grows on mortal soil.
Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right.
To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is...
The stars, that nature hung in heaven, and filled their lamps with everlasting oil, give...
To live a life half-dead, a living death.
Anarchy is the sure consequence of tyranny; or no power that is not limited by...
These two imparadised in one another's arms, the happier Eden, shall enjoy their fill of...
What in me is dark, Illumine, what is low raise and support, That to the...
Let not England forget her precedence of teaching nations how to live.
Craftiness is a quality in the mind and a vice in the character.
True it is that covetousness is rich, modesty starves.
Books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them...
The Tree of Knowledge grew fast by, Knowledge of Good bought dear by knowing ill
Money brings honor, friends, conquest, and realms.
He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of...
When we appropriate money from the public funds to pay for vaccinating a horde of...