It is not miserable to be blind; it is miserable to be incapable of enduring blindness.
Quote by John Milton
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth...
Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.
He that overcomes his passions, overcomes his greatest enemies
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound...
He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do...
Laws can discover sin, but not remove it
Fame is no plant that grows on mortal soil.
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell,...
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at...
If there be any difference among professed believers as to the sense of Scripture, it...
The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day
Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.
Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe.
Money brings honor, friends, conquest, and realms.
To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is...
Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities,...
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
Loneliness is the first thing which God's eye named, not good
It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.
It's getting to the point where I am no fun anymore, I am sorry. Sometimes...