John Milton

1608 - 1674

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 good and parenthood

These are thy glorious works, Parent of good!

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book v. Line 153.

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A Quote by John Milton

These my sky-robes spun out of Iris' woof.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Comus. Line 83.

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A Quote by John Milton on immortality and joy

They eat, they drink, and in communion sweet Quaff immortality and joy.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book v. Line 637.

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A Quote by John Milton

Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks In Vallombrosa, where th' Etrurian shades High over-arch'd imbower.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book i. Line 302.

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A Quote by John Milton on despair, fighting, heaven, and spirit

The strongest and the fiercest spirit That fought in heaven, now fiercer by despair.

John Milton (1608 - 1674)

Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 44.

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