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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The sum of earthly bliss.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book viii. Line 522.
The hell within him.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 20.
The leaf was darkish, and had prickles on it, But in another country, as he said, Bore a bright golden flow'r, but not in this soil; Unknown, and like esteem'd, and the dull swain Treads on it daily with his clouted shoon.
Source: Comus. Line 631.
The low'ring element Scowls o'er the darken'd landscape.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 490.
The mountain nymph, sweet Liberty.
Source: L'Allegro. Line 36.
That power Which erring men call Chance.
Source: Comus. Line 587.
That practis'd falsehood under saintly shew, Deep malice to conceal, couch'd with revenge.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 122.
That would have made Quintilian stare and gasp.
Source: On the Detraction which followed upon my writing certain Treatises.
The Angel ended, and in Adam's ear So charming left his voice, that he awhile Thought him still speaking, still stood fix'd to hear.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book viii. Line 1.
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