John Donne

John Donne

English poet, satirist, lawyer, and priest, is now considered the preeminent representative of the metaphysical poets
But I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.More John Donne quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven.More John Donne quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Friends are ourselves.More John Donne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Love was as subtly caught, as a disease; But being got it is a treasure sweet, which to defend is harder than to get: And ought not be profaned on either part, for though 'Tis got by chance, 'Tis kept by art.More John Donne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.More John Donne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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