John Milton

1608 - 1674

A Quote by John Milton on courage, immortality, losing, revenge, study, and yielding

What though the field be lost? All is not lost; th' unconquerable will, And study of revenge, immortal hate, And courage never to submit or yield.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 105.

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A Quote by John Milton on sons and wine

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When night Darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons Of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 500.

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A Quote by John Milton

When the gray-hooded Even, Like a sad votarist in palmer's weed, Rose from the hindmost wheels of Phoebus' wain.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Comus. Line 188.

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A Quote by John Milton

When the gust hath blown his fill, Ending on the rustling leaves With minute drops from off the eaves.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Il Penseroso. Line 128.

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A Quote by John Milton

When the scourge Inexorable and the torturing hour Call us to penance.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 90.

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A Quote by John Milton on art

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Whence and what art thou, execrable shape?

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 681.

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A Quote by John Milton on anarchy, ancestry, chaos, confusion, eternity, and nature

Where eldest Night And Chaos, ancestors of Nature, hold Eternal anarchy amidst the noise Of endless wars, and by confusion stand; For hot, cold, moist, and dry, four champions fierce, Strive here for mast'ry.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 894.

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A Quote by John Milton on gloom

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Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Il Penseroso. Line 79.

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A Quote by John Milton

Unrespited, unpitied, unrepriev'd.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 185.

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A Quote by John Milton on harmony and soul

Untwisting all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: L'Allegro. Line 143.

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