The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to…
Quote by William Blake
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who...
Shame is pride's cloak.
I am really sorry to see my countrymen trouble themselves about politics. If men were...
In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's...
Love seeketh not itself to please, but for another gives its ease.
Every harlot was a virgin once.
What is now proved was once only imagin'd.
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.
Poetry fettered, fetters the human race. Nations are destroyed or flourish in proportion as their...
Those who restrain desire, do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
I have no name: I am but two days old. What shall I call thee?...
My mother groan'd, my father wept Into the dangerous world I leapt, Helpless, naked, piping...
What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be made explicit...
The eye altering, alters all.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend
I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where;...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...