Francis Quarles Quotes

30 Francis Quarles quotes:

"No cross no crown."
"Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the favorite of fortune."
"The average person's ear weighs what you are, not what you were."
"The road to perseverance lies by doubt."
"If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail."
"Anger may repast with thee for an hour, but not repose for a night; the continuance of anger is hatred, the continuance of hatred turns malice."
"Socrates called beauty a short-lived tyranny; Plato, a privilege of nature; Theophrastus, a silent cheat; Theocritus, a delightful prejudice; Carneades, a solitary kingdom; Aristotle, that it was better than all the letters of recommendation in the w"
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"And what's a life? - a weary pilgrimage, Whose glory in one day doth fill the stage With childhood, manhood, and decrepit age"
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"Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word "satiety"
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"The way to bliss lies not on beds of down, And he that had no cross deserves no crown"

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