He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies lives in eternity's sunrise.
William Blake (1757 - 1827)
Contributed by: Zaady
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
Source: The Marriage and Hell
In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
Source: Proverbs of Hell
This life's dim windows of the soul Distorts the heavens from pole to pole And leads you to believe a lie When you see with, not through, the eye.
Source: The Everlasting Gospel, 1818
I sought my soul, But my soul I could not see. I sought my God, But my God eluded me. I sought my brother, And I found all three.
Sing louder around To the bell's cheerful sound, While our sports shall be seen, On the echoing green.
Source: Songs of Innocence, the echoing green
On no other ground Can I sow my seed Without tearing up Some stinking weed.
Some are born to sweet delight. Some are born to endless night.
Source: Auguries of Innocence
The gulfing whale was like a dot in the spell. Yet look upon it, and 'twould size and swell To its huge self, and the minutest fish Would pass the very hardest gazer's wish, And show his little eye's anatomy.
Source: America: A Prophecy
I'm sure this Jesus will not do Either for Englishman or Jew.
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