William Blake

1757 - 1827

A Quote by William Blake on love and wisdom

Does the Eagle know what is in the pit Or wilt thou go ask the Mole? Can Wisdom be put in a silver rod, Or Love in a golden bowl?

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Book of Thel, Thel’s motto

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A Quote by William Blake on mind

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Always be ready to speak you mind and a base man will avoid you.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Auguries of Innocence

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A Quote by William Blake

What is now proved was once only imagin'd.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, 1790-93.

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A Quote by William Blake on heaven

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A Robin Redbreast in a cage Puts all Heaven in a Rage.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Auguries of Innocence

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A Quote by William Blake on learning and time

In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Proverbs of Hell

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A Quote by William Blake on belief, heaven, lies, life, and soul

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.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: The Everlasting Gospel, 1818

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A Quote by William Blake on brothers, god, and soul

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.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

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A Quote by William Blake on cheerfulness and sports

Sing louder around To the bell's cheerful sound, While our sports shall be seen, On the echoing green.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Songs of Innocence, the echoing green

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A Quote by William Blake

On no other ground Can I sow my seed Without tearing up Some stinking weed.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

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A Quote by William Blake

Some are born to sweet delight. Some are born to endless night.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Auguries of Innocence

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