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
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...
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
He that is proud of riches is a fool. For if he is exalted above...
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...
Grumbling is the death of love.
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
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.
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit.
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...