Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy Taylor Quotes
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
Love is friendship set on fire
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
Love is friendship set on fire.
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your...
God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this...
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...
Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches,...
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.