Quotes

11 November 2014
Nature in darkness groans And men are bound to sullen contemplation in the night: Restless they turn on beds of sorrow; in their inmost brain Feeling the crushing wheels, they rise, they write the bitter words Of stern philosophy & knead the bread of knowledge with tears & groans.
11 November 2014
In every cry of every man, In every infant's cry of fear, In every voice, in every ban, The mind-forg'd manacles I hear.
11 November 2014
That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will be a lasting witness against them & the same will it be against Christians.
11 November 2014
Nothing can be more contemptible than to suppose Public RECORDS to be true.
11 November 2014
Love seeketh only self to please, To bind another to its delight, Joys in another's loss of ease, And builds a Hell in Heaven's despite.
11 November 2014
"Why cannot the ear be closed to its own destruction? Or the glistening eye to the poison of a smile?
11 November 2014
The Emmet's Inch and Eagle's Mile Make Lame Philosophy to smile.
11 November 2014
When my mother died I was very young, And my father sold me while yet my tongue, Could scarcely cry weep weep weep weep. So your chimneys I sweep & in soot I sleep.
11 November 2014
"And because I am happy, & dance & sing, They think they have done me no injury, And are gone to praise God & his Priest & King, Who make up a heaven of our misery."
11 November 2014
Does the sower Sow by night, Or the ploughman in darkness plough?

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