John Milton

1608 - 1674

A Quote by John Milton on sleep

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The timely dew of sleep.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 614.

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A Quote by John Milton

The unsunn'd heaps Of miser's treasure.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Comus. Line 398.

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A Quote by John Milton on luxury and work

The work under our labour grows, Luxurious by restraint.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ix. Line 208.

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A Quote by John Milton

Their fatal hands No second stroke intend.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 712.

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A Quote by John Milton

Their rising all at once was as the sound Of thunder heard remote.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 476.

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A Quote by John Milton

Then purg'd with euphrasy and rue The visual nerve, for he had much to see.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book xi. Line 414.

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A Quote by John Milton

Then to the spicy nut-brown ale.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: L'Allegro. Line 100.

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A Quote by John Milton on fame

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Thence to the famous orators repair, Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratie, Shook the arsenal, and fulmin'd over Greece, To Macedon, and Artaxerxes' throne.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Regained. Book iv. Line 267.

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A Quote by John Milton on earth and punctuality

There swift return Diurnal, merely to officiate light Round this opacous earth, this punctual spot.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book viii. Line 21.

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A Quote by John Milton on boredom

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The pilot of the Galilean lake; Two massy keys he bore, of metals twain (The golden opes, the iron shuts amain).

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Lycidas. Line 109.

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