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
Love is friendship set on fire
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...
Grumbling is the death of love.
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
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.
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this...
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
A wise man shall overrule his stars and have a greater influence upon his own...
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
He that is proud of riches is a fool. For if he is exalted above...
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...