Home > Authors > B >

William Blake

1757-1827. British poet and painter.

Books by William Blake

Energy is eternal delight.

More quotes on Health

Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.

More quotes on Candor

When a sinister person means to be your enemy, they always start by trying to become your friend.

More quotes on Enemies

''I have no name:'' I am but two days old. ''What shall I call thee?'' I happy am, ''Joy is my name.'' sweet joy befall thee!

More quotes on Babies

Thinking as I do that the Creator of this world is a very cruel being, and being a worshipper of Christ, I cannot help saying: ''the Son, O how unlike the Father!'' First God Almighty comes with a thump on the head. Then Jesus Christ comes with a balm to heal it.

More quotes on Jesus Christ

Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell's despair.

More quotes on Love

The man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.

More quotes on Opinions

Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.

More quotes on Rules

I see every thing I paint in this world, but everybody does not see alike. To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes.

More quotes on Perspective

No bird soars too high, if he soars with his own wings.

More quotes on Possibilities

Advertisment

Advertisment