I wish thee as much pleasure in the reading, as I had in the writing
Quote by Francis Quarles
Francis Quarles Quotes
Anger may repast with thee for an hour, but not repose for a night; the...
Wisdom not only gets, but once got, retains.
He that hath no cross deserves no crown.
Beware of him that is slow to anger; for when it is long coming, it...
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart,...
The road to perseverance lies by doubt.
No cross no crown.
The sufficiency of merit is to know that my merit is not sufficient.
That friendship will not continue to the end which is begun for an end.
The world's a book, writ by the eternal art - Of the great author printed...
The heart is a small thing, but desireth great matters. It is not sufficient for...
My soul, sit thou a patient looker-on; Judge not the play before the play is...
Meditation is the life of the soul: Action, the soul of meditation. and honor the...
And he repents in thorns that sleeps in beds of roses
The average person's ear weighs what you are, not what you were.
It is the lot of man but once to die.
Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the...
Flatter not thyself in thy faith in God if thou hast not charity for thy...
Fear nothing but what thy industry may prevent; be confident of nothing but what fortune...
Heaven finds an ear when sinners find a tongue.