William Blake Quotes

11 November 2014

The reason Milton wrote in fetters when he wrote of Angels & God, and at liberty when of Devils & Hell, is because he was a true Poet, and of the Devil's party without knowing it.

11 November 2014

Prisons are built with stones of law, brothels with bricks of religion.

11 November 2014

Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache: Do be my enemy for friendship's sake.

11 November 2014

For the Eye altering alters all; The Senses roll themselves in fear And the flat Earth becomes a Ball.

11 November 2014

What the hammer?What the chain? In what furnace was thy brain? What the anvil?What dread grasp Dare its deadly terrors clasp?

11 November 2014

Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.

11 November 2014

To see a world in a grain of sand And a heaven in a wild flower, Hold infinity in the palm of your hand And eternity in an hour.

11 November 2014

Little Boy Full of joy; Little Girl, Sweet and small;

11 November 2014

Every morn and every night Some to misery are born. Every morn and every night Some are born to sweet delight. Some are born to sweet delight, Some are born to endless night.

11 November 2014

The Angel that presided o'er my birth Said, "Little creature, formed of Joy and Mirth, Go love without the help of any thing on earth.