What in me is dark, Illumine, what is low raise and support, That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men
Quote by John Milton
Loneliness is the first thing which God's eye named, not good
Laws can discover sin, but not remove it
God is thy law, thou mine: to know no more / Is woman's happiest knowledge,...
Time, the subtle thief of youth
True it is that covetousness is rich, modesty starves.
Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble...
Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right.
Jealousy is the injured lover's hell
Books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them...
Though we take from a covetous man all his treasure, he has yet one jewel...
The Tree of Knowledge grew fast by, Knowledge of Good bought dear by knowing ill
Truth is as impossible to be soiled by any outward touch as the sunbeam
The end then of learning is to repair the ruins of our first parents by...
Fame is but the breath of the people, and that often unwholesome
'Tis Chastity, my brother, Chastity: She that has that, is clad in complete steel
Virtue could see to do what Virtue would by her own radiant light, though sun...
These two imparadised in one another's arms, the happier Eden, shall enjoy their fill of...
Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image, but thee who destroys a...
Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.
Calm of mind, all passion spent