God is thy law, thou mine: to know no more / Is woman's happiest knowledge, and her praise.
Quote by John Milton
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at...
Fame is but the breath of the people, and that often unwholesome
Laws can discover sin, but not remove it
A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.
Craftiness is a quality in the mind and a vice in the character.
Jealousy is the injured lover's hell
How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, But musical...
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor
The end then of learning is to repair the ruins of our first parents by...
Accuse not Nature, she hath done her part; Do thou but thine.
Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble...
Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right.
It is not miserable to be blind; it is miserable to be incapable of enduring...
A good book is the precious life-blood of the master spirit, embalmed and treasured up...
He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do...
True it is that covetousness is rich, modesty starves.
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
If there be any difference among professed believers as to the sense of Scripture, it...
I believe in the immortality of the soul because I have within me immortal longings.
I can believe anything as long as it is incredible