John Milton

1608 - 1674

A Quote by John Milton on day

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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.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 742.

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A Quote by John Milton on cities and liberty

Behold now this vast city [London]; a city of refuge, the mansion-house of liberty, encompassed and surrounded with His protection.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Areopagitica

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A Quote by John Milton on love

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Freely we serve, Because we freely love, as in our will To love or not; in this we stand or fall.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost

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A Quote by John Milton on laws, love, and paradise

Hail wedded love, mysterious law, true source Of human offspring, sole propriety, In Paradise of all things common else. . . .

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 750.

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A Quote by John Milton on art

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What thou art is mine; Our state cannot be sever'd, we are one, One flesh; to lose thee were to lose myself.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost

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A Quote by John Milton on chance, chaos, and decisions

Chaos umpire sits And by decision more embroils the fray by which he reigns: next him high arbiter Chance governs all.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

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A Quote by John Milton on paradise

Then wilt thou not be loath To leave this Paradise, but shalt possess A Paradise within thee, happier far.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost

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A Quote by John Milton on heaven and hell

Better to rule in Hell than to serve in Heaven.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

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A Quote by John Milton on heaven and hell

Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost

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A Quote by John Milton on angels, evil, god, and hypocrisy

For neither man nor angel can discern Hypocrisy, the only evil that walks Invisible, except to God alone.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost

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