God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown of all faithful souls) for those who have not defiled themselves with women.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual...
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Grumbling is the death of love.
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches,...
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your...
Love is a check that can be forged that can be cashed. Love is a...
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit.
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...
He that is proud of riches is a fool. For if he is exalted above...