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
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual...
Love is a check that can be forged that can be cashed. Love is a...
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
Love is friendship set on fire.
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
Grumbling is the death of love.
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your...
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
Love is friendship set on fire
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.