"Prisons are built ..." Quote of William Blake

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

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

William Blake
William Blake (1757-1827), British poet, painter, engraver. The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, plate 8, "Proverbs of Hell," (c. 1793), repr. In Complete Writings, ed. Geoffrey Keynes (1957).