No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full fortune with impatience he desires more, he proclaims his wants and his beggarly condition.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy Taylor Quotes
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your...
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual...
Celibacy, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in perpetual sweetness, but...
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
A wise man shall overrule his stars and have a greater influence upon his own...
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit.
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
Grumbling is the death of love.
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
Love is friendship set on fire.
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he...