John Bunyan

1628 - 1688

A Quote by John Bunyan on books

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I saw a man clothed with rags . . . a book in his hand, and a great burden upon his back.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678.

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A Quote by John Bunyan

Every fat [vat] must stand upon his bottom.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678. Part i.

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A Quote by John Bunyan on books, mind, reading, and time

Now, I saw, upon a time, when he was walking in the fields, that he was, as he was wont, reading in his book, and greatly distressed in his mind; and, as he read, he burst out, as he had done before, crying, What shall I do to be saved?

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

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A Quote by John Bunyan on vanity

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It beareth the name of Vanity Fair, because the town where 't is kept is lighter than vanity.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678. Part i.

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A Quote by John Bunyan

A man there was, tho' some did count him mad, The more he cast away, the more he had.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678.

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A Quote by John Bunyan on authors, heart, and nature

The Author's Way of sending forth his Second Part of the Pilgrim. Some things are of that nature as to make One's fancy chuckle, while his heart doth ache.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678. Part ii.

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A Quote by John Bunyan

The name of the slough was Despond.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678. Part i.

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A Quote by John Bunyan on fear and needs

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He that is down needs fear no fall.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678. Part ii.

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A Quote by John Bunyan

The name of the one was Obstinate and the name of the other was Pliable.

John Bunyan (1628 - 1688)

Source: Pilgrim’s Progress, 1678.

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