John Donne

John Donne

English poet, satirist, lawyer, and priest, is now considered the preeminent representative of the metaphysical poets
No man is an Island, entire of it self; every man is a piece of the Continent, a part of the main; if a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as ifa promitory were, as well as if a manor of thy friends or of thine own were; any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; It tolls for thee. More John Donne quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.More John Donne quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
For God's sake hold your tongue, and let me love.More John Donne quotes [09/22/2011 11:09:57]
Feast of John and Charles Wesley, Priests, Poets, Teachers, 1791 & 1788 He was but a heathen that said, If God love a man, He takes him young out of this world; and they were but heathens, that observed that custom. to put on mourning when their sons were born, and to feast and triumph when they died. But thus much may we learn from these heathens, that if the dead, and we, be not upon one floor, nor under one story, yet we are under one roof. We think not a friend lost, because he has gone into another room, nor becMore John Donne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man is not only a contributory creature, but a total creature; he does not only make one, but he is all; he is not a piece of the world, but the world itself; and next to the glory of God, the reason why there is a world.More John Donne quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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