To the eyes of a miser a guinea is far more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions that a vine filled with grapes.
Quote by William Blake
He who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence.
Opposition is true friendship.
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white.
One thought fills immensity.
Poetry fettered, fetters the human race. Nations are destroyed or flourish in proportion as their...
What is now proved was once only imagin'd.
To see a world in a grain of sand and heaven in a wild flower...
Never pride yourself on knowledge. Remember; even a head of iceberg lettuce knows more than...
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom...
Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth...
What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what...
Prisons are built with stones of Law. Brothels with the bricks of religion.
Want of money and the distress of a thief can never be alleged as the...
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's...
As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its...
The nakedness of woman is the work of God.
The tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.
The soul of sweet delight, can never be defiled.
If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out.