O loss of sight, of thee I most complain! Blind among enemies, O worse than chains, dungeon or beggary, or decrepit age! Light, the prime work of God, to me is extinct, and all her various objects of delight annulled,…
Quote by John Milton
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at...
Servant of God, well done; well hast thou fought The better fight
They also serve who only stand and wait.
Money brings honor, friends, conquest, and realms.
Beauty is Nature's coin, must not be hoarded, but must be current.
Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste Brought...
Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe.
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth...
It is not miserable to be blind; it is miserable to be incapable of enduring...
The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell,...
Which way I fly is Hell; myself am Hell; And in the lowest deep a...
Truth is as impossible to be soiled by any outward touch as the sunbeam
Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that...
He that overcomes his passions, overcomes his greatest enemies
A good book is the precious life-blood of the master spirit, embalmed and treasured up...
Fame is but the breath of the people, and that often unwholesome
The superior man acquaints himself with many sayings of antiquity and many deeds of the...
Proverbs often contradict one another, as any reader soon discovers. The sagacity that advises us...
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