It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.
Quote by William Blake
Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another...
Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the...
Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth...
If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear as it is - infinite
Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps.
To create a little flower is the labour of ages.
What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what...
A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white.
The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.
The eye altering, alters all
Forgiveness of enemies can only come upon their repentance.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
The pride of the peacock is the glory of God.
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's...
I am really sorry to see my countrymen trouble themselves about politics. If men were...
Politics is largely governed by sententious platitudes which are devoid of truth.
How many disasters do we need to unite humanity
A republican stands up in congress and says 'I GOT A REALLY BAD IDEA!!' and...