Quotes

11 November 2014
But most thro' midnight streets I hear How the youthful Harlots curse Blasts the new-born Infants tear And blights with plagues the Marriage hearse
11 November 2014
I must create a system or be enslaved by another man's; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.
11 November 2014
Did he smile his work to see? Did he who made the Lamb make thee?
11 November 2014
Tiger, Tiger, burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry?
11 November 2014
Acts themselves alone are history.... Tell me the acts, O historian, and leave me to reason upon them as I please; away with your reasoning and your rubbish! All that is not action is not worth reading.
11 November 2014
"What," it will be questioned, "When the sun rises, do you not see a round disc of fire somewhat like a guinea?" O no, no, I see an innumerable company of the heavenly host crying "Holy, Holy, Holy is the Lord God Almighty."
11 November 2014
Men are admitted into Heaven not because they have curbed & governed their passions or have no passions, but because they have cultivated their understandings. The treasures of Heaven are not negations of passion, but realities of intellect, from which all the passions emanate uncurbed in their eternal glory. The fool shall not enter into Heaven let him be ever so holy.
11 November 2014
It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.
11 November 2014
You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virtue, & you cannot have Moral Virtue without the slavery of that half of the human race who hate what you call Moral Virtue.
11 November 2014
What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be made explicit to the idiot is not worth my care.

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

6/14/2021 7:43:58 AM # 1.0.0.622