John Milton Quotes


99 John Milton quotes:



"Her virtue and the conscience of her worth,/ That would be wooed, and not unsought be won."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Conscience Quotes
"Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Conscience Quotes
"With thee conversing I forget all time."
"Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung."
"How gladly would I meet mortality, my sentence, and be earth in sensible! how glad would lay me down, as in my mother's lap! There I should rest, and sleep secure."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Death Quotes
"Where there is much desire to learn, there of necessity will be much arguing, much writing, many opinions; for opinions in good men is but knowledge in the making"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Desire Quotes
"You sharpen the human appetite to the point where it can split atoms with its desire; you build egos the size of cathedrals; fiber-optically connect the world to every eager impulse; grease even the dullest dreams with these dollar-green, gold-plated fantasies, until every human becomes an aspiring emperor, becomes his own God... and where can you go from there?"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Desire Quotes
"Adam inquires concerning celestial motions, is doubtfully answered, and exhorted to search rather things more worthy of knowledge."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Knowledge Quotes Astronomy and Astronauts Quotes
"Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown/ In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Beauty Quotes
"Beauty is Nature's coin, must not be hoarded, but must be current."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Beauty Quotes
"This is the month, and this the happy morn, wherein the Son of heaven's eternal King, of wedded Maid and Virgin Mother born, our great redemption from above did bring."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Christmas Quotes
"Prudence is the virtue by which we discern what is proper to do under various circumstances in time and place."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Circumstance Quotes Prudence Quotes
"Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, With charm of earliest birds"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Charming Quotes
"How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, But musical as is Apollo's lute, And a perpetual feast of nectar'd sweets Where no crude surfeit reigns"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Charming Quotes
"The childhood shows the man, / As morning shows the day. Be famous then / By wisdom; as thy empire must extend, / So let extend thy mind o'er all the world."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Childhood Quotes
"The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Childhood Quotes
"The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Childhood Quotes
"My race of glory run, and race of shame, / And I shall shortly be with them that rest."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Glory Quotes
"Servant of God, well done, well hast thou fought The better fight, who single hast maintain'd Against revolted multitudes the Cause Of Truth, in word mightier than they in Arms; And for the testimony of Truth hast borne Universal reproach, far worse"
Author: Milton Quotes Category: God Quotes
"The starry cope of heaven."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Heaven Quotes



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