Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
Quote by John Donne
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the...
Ride ten thousand days and nights, Till age snow white hairs on thee.
When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated...
He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say,...
My rags of heart can like, wish, and adore, but after one such love can...
Love is agrowing, to full constant light; and his first minute, after noon, is night.
Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp.
I throw myself down in my chamber, and I call in, and invite God, and...
Love is the only angel, who can bid the gates unroll, and when he comes...
Sleep is pain's easiest salve, and doth fulfill all the offices of death, except to...
Death comes equally to us all, and makes us all equal when it comes.
Humiliation is the beginning of sanctification.
And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite put out;...
As soon as there was two there was pride
God himself took a day to rest in, and a good man's grave is his...
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.
Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art...
Affliction is a treasure, and scarce any man hath enough of it.
I am two fools, I know, for loving, and for saying so in whining poetry.