Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautiful and prosperous.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy Taylor Quotes
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
Love is friendship set on fire.
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
A wise man shall overrule his stars and have a greater influence upon his own...
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this...
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit.
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual...
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.