John Milton

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John Milton

John Milton

Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are; nay they do preserve as in a vial the purest efficacy and extraction of that living intellect that bred them.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Abashed the devil stood, / And felt how awful goodness is.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
One tongue is sufficient for a woman.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Long is the way And hard, that out of Hell leads up to light.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is no truth sure enough to justify persecution.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He who destroys a good book kills reason itself.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Here we may reign secure, and in my choice To reign is worth ambition though in hell: Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Accuse not Nature, she hath done her part; Do thou but thine.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He that has light within his own clear breast may sit in the center, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts benighted walks under the mid-day sun;More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fear of change perplexes monarchs.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Deep versed in books and shallow in himself.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A good book is the precious life-blood of the master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose for a life beyond.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a certain potency of life in them, to be as active as the soul whose progeny they are; they preserve, as in a vial, the purest efficacy and extraction of the living intellect that bred them.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Sweet bird, that shun the noise of folly, most musical, most melancholy!More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our country is where ever we are well off.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The end of learning is to know God, and out of that knowledge to love Him and imitate Him.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
License they mean when they cry liberty.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
For neither man nor angel can discern hypocrisy, the only evil that walks invisible, except to God alone.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A crown, golden in show is but a wreath of thorns.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Where no hope is left, is left no fear.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Prudence is the virtue by which we discern what is proper to do under various circumstances in time and place.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.More John Milton [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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