I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for religion - I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more - I could be martyred for my religion - Love is my religion - I could die for that.
Quote by John Keats
John Keats Quotes
O, for a draught of vintage! that hath been Cooled a long age in the...
On a lone winter evening, when the frost Has wrought a silence.
Praise or blame has but a momentary effect on the man whose love of beauty...
Poetry should... should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and...
Scenery is fine - but human nature is finer.
Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced.
Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity, it should strike the...
There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music.
Love is my religion - I could die for it.
Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.
I would sooner fail than not be among the greatest.
I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick...
Philosophy will clip an angel's wings.
The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
With a great poet the sense of Beauty overcomes every other consideration, or rather obliterates...
You speak of Lord Byron and me; there is this great difference between us. He...
An extensive knowledge is needful to thinking people- it takes away the heat and fever;...
All I know is what the words know, and dead things, and that makes a...
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.