What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.
Quote by William Blake
William Blake Quotes
Those who restrain desire, do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Joys impregnate, sorrows bring forth.
Shame is pride's cloak.
He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good...
The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can...
He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: General Good...
The true method of knowledge is experiment.
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is far more beautiful than the sun,...
Prisons are built with stones of Law. Brothels with the bricks of religion.
Where mercy, love, and pity dwell, there God is dwelling too.
What is now proved was once only imagin'd.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend
Better murder an infant in its cradle than nurse an unacted desire.
Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth...
You've always had the power right there in your shoes, you just had to learn...
What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what...
That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will be a...
Prudence is a rich ugly old maid courted by Incapacity.
I used to put in a safety pin to make sure.
If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove...