Want of money and the distress of a thief can never be alleged as the cause of his thieving, for many honest people endure greater hardships with fortitude. We must therefore seek the cause elsewhere than in want of money,…
Quote by William Blake
William Blake Quotes
The eye altering, alters all.
Improvement makes strait roads: but the crooked roads without Improvement are roads of Genius.
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others...
Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death.
Always be ready to speak your mind and a base man will avoid you.
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's...
Mutual Forgiveness of each vice, Such are the Gates of Paradise.
One thought fills immensity.
I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the...
Prudence is a rich ugly old maid courted by Incapacity.
When a sinister person means to be your enemy, they always start by trying to...
If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is,...
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good...
Art can never exist without naked beauty displayed.
If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise.
Excess of sorrow laughs, excess of joy weeps.
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
In everything the middle course is best: all things in excess bring trouble to men.