Quotes by Blake

What is now proved was only once imagined.


Other Great Authors

These people have served a longer sentence than some people who have committed murder. (describing the jury in the OJ Simpson murder trial)

Jeff Greenfield

To wilful men, the injuries that they themselves procure must be their schoolmasters.

William Shakespeare

All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their own peril. Those who read the symbol do so at their own peril.

Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, the preface

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.


To greed, all nature is insufficient. - Hercules Oetaeus

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

It is said that our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.

Charles Haddon Spurgeon »

Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.

Agatha Christie »

He is happiest who hath power to gather wisdom from a flower.

Mary Howitt »