We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods...
Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches,...
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...
Love is friendship set on fire
He that is proud of riches is a fool. For if he is exalted above...
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it...
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
God hath prepared a little coronet or special reward (extraordinary and beside the great crown...
No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full...
Celibacy, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in perpetual sweetness, but...
Nothing is greater, or more fearful sacrilege than to prostitute the great name of God...
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.