Nothing is greater, or more fearful sacrilege than to prostitute the great name of God to the petulancy of an idle tongue
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches,...
God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this...
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your...
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual...
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...