Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste Brought...
The end then of learning is to repair the ruins of our first parents by...
Biochemically, love is just like eating large amounts of chocolate.
O loss of sight, of thee I most complain! Blind among enemies, O worse than...
The childhood shows the man, / As morning shows the day. Be famous then /...
Servant of God, well done; well hast thou fought The better fight
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth...
Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble...
Time, the subtle thief of youth
Fame is but the breath of the people, and that often unwholesome
The Tree of Knowledge grew fast by, Knowledge of Good bought dear by knowing ill
Fame is no plant that grows on mortal soil.
Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities,...
The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell,...
He that overcomes his passions, overcomes his greatest enemies
The stars, that nature hung in heaven, and filled their lamps with everlasting oil, give...
Don't hold grudges; it's pointless. Jealousy too is a non-cathartic, negative emotion.
The superior man acquaints himself with many sayings of antiquity and many deeds of the...