Peace hath her victories No less renown'd than war.
John Milton (1608 - 1674)
Contributed by: Zaady
Peace hath her victories, no less renowned than War.
Source: To the Lord General Cromwell.
With eyes Of conjugal attraction unreprov'd. Imparadised in one another's arms. With thee conversing I forget all time. And feel that I am happier than I know.
Source: Paradise Lost
Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience above all liberties.
License they mean when they cry Liberty; For who loves that, must first be wise and good.
Source: Sonnet XII, On the Detraction which followed upon my writing certain Treatises.
From morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve,-- A summer's day; and with the setting sun Dropp'd from the Zenith like a falling star.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 742.
Behold now this vast city [London]; a city of refuge, the mansion-house of liberty, encompassed and surrounded with His protection.
Freely we serve, Because we freely love, as in our will To love or not; in this we stand or fall.
Hail wedded love, mysterious law, true source Of human offspring, sole propriety, In Paradise of all things common else. . . .
Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 750.
What thou art is mine; Our state cannot be sever'd, we are one, One flesh; to lose thee were to lose myself.
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