He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
Quote by John Milton
He that has light within his own clear breast May sit in the centre, and...
He who destroys a good book kills reason itself.
How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, But musical...
Craftiness is a quality in the mind and a vice in the character.
Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe.
None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but licence.
Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that...
Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.
Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste Brought...
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound...
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
For what can war, but endless war, still breed?
Biochemically, love is just like eating large amounts of chocolate.
A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.
A short retirement urges a sweet return
O loss of sight, of thee I most complain! Blind among enemies, O worse than...
They also serve who only stand and wait.
Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him...
Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of...
It's much easier for me to make major life, multi-million dollar decisions, than it is...