He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sunrise.
Quote by William Blake
The man who never in his mind and thoughts travel'd to heaven is no artist.
To generalize is to be an idiot.
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is far more beautiful than the sun,...
The weak in courage is strong in cunning.
Love seeketh not itself to please, but for another gives its ease.
The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
Shame is pride's cloak.
Cruelty has a human heart, And jealousy a human face Terror, the human form divine,...
Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps.
Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.
If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise.
Exuberance is beauty.
I looked for my soul but my soul I could not see. I looked for...
When a sinister person means to be your enemy, they always start by trying to...
In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
Joys impregnate, sorrows bring forth.
Those who restrain their desires, do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Do what you will, this world's a fiction and is made up of contradiction.
Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.