Though we take from a covetous man all his treasure, he has yet one jewel left; you cannot bereave him of his covetousness.
Quote by John Milton
John Milton Quotes
No man who knows aught, can be so stupid to deny that all men naturally...
He that overcomes his passions, overcomes his greatest enemies
The Tree of Knowledge grew fast by, Knowledge of Good bought dear by knowing ill
Laws can discover sin, but not remove it
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at...
Books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them...
Jealousy is the injured lover's hell
Servant of God, well done; well hast thou fought The better fight
Don't hold grudges; it's pointless. Jealousy too is a non-cathartic, negative emotion.
Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities.
They also serve who only stand and wait.
Loneliness is the first thing which God's eye named, not good
To live a life half-dead, a living death.
Money brings honor, friends, conquest, and realms.
Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities,...
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
A thousand fantasies Begin to throng into my memory, Of calling shapes, and beckoning shadows...
Their memory's like a train: you can see it getting smaller as it pulls away...
She glances at the photo, and the pilot light of memory flickers in her eyes.
A man's real possession is his memory. In nothing else is he rich, in nothing...