Which way I fly is Hell; myself am Hell; And in the lowest deep a lower deep Still threat'ning to devour me opens wide, To which the Hell I suffer seems a Heav'n
Quote by John Milton
If there be any difference among professed believers as to the sense of Scripture, it...
Laws can discover sin, but not remove it
He that has light within his own clear breast May sit in the centre, and...
None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but licence.
He who destroys a good book kills reason itself.
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound...
Calm of mind, all passion spent
Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that...
Grace was in all her steps, Heav'n in her Eye, In every gesture dignity and...
For what can war, but endless war, still breed?
Fame is no plant that grows on mortal soil.
Don't hold grudges; it's pointless. Jealousy too is a non-cathartic, negative emotion.
No man who knows aught, can be so stupid to deny that all men naturally...
The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day
Truth is as impossible to be soiled by any outward touch as the sunbeam
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth...
Accuse not Nature, she hath done her part; Do thou but thine.
In those vernal seasons of the year, when the air is calm and pleasant, it...
Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right...
It was cold out there, bitter, biting, cutting, piercing, hyperborean, marmoreal cold, and there were...