The end then of learning is to repair the ruins of our first parents by regaining to know God aright, and out of that knowledge to love him, to imitate him, to be like him.
Quote by John Milton
Far from all resort of mirth, / Save the cricket on the hearth!
Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.
Though we take from a covetous man all his treasure, he has yet one jewel...
The stars, that nature hung in heaven, and filled their lamps with everlasting oil, give...
He who reigns within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a...
Don't hold grudges; it's pointless. Jealousy too is a non-cathartic, negative emotion.
Biochemically, love is just like eating large amounts of chocolate.
These two imparadised in one another's arms, the happier Eden, shall enjoy their fill of...
Beauty is Nature's coin, must not be hoarded, but must be current.
They also serve who only stand and wait.
He that overcomes his passions, overcomes his greatest enemies
God is thy law, thou mine: to know no more / Is woman's happiest knowledge,...
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience,...
Money brings honor, friends, conquest, and realms.
If there be any difference among professed believers as to the sense of Scripture, it...
Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image, but thee who destroys a...
Loneliness is the first thing which God's eye named, not good
A wrong relationship will make you feel more alone than when you were single.
He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails...