William Blake

1757 - 1827

A Quote by William Blake on happiness and joy

'I have no name: I am but two days old.' What shall I call thee? 'I happy am, Joy is my name,' Sweet joy befall thee!

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Songs of Innocence. Infant Joy

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A Quote by William Blake on god

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He who sees the Infinite in all things, sees God.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: There is No Natural Religion, 1788

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A Quote by William Blake on dogs

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A dog starved at his master's gate Predicts the ruin of the state.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Auguries of Innocence

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A Quote by William Blake on men

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He who shall hurt the little wren Shall never be beloved by men.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Auguries of Innocence

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A Quote by William Blake on death, sister, and sleep

England! awake! awake! awake! Jerusalem thy sister calls! Why wilt thou sleep the sleep of death And close her from thy ancient walls?

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Jerusalem

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A Quote by William Blake on enthusiasm

Mere enthusiasm is the all in all.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Alexander Gilchrist, Life of William Blake, 1880.

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A Quote by William Blake on eternity, love, and time

Eternity is in love with the productions of time.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790)

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A Quote by William Blake on age, body, senses, and soul

Man has no body distinct from his soul; for that called body is a portion of the soul discern'd by the five senses, the chief inlets of the soul in this age.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790)

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A Quote by William Blake on life

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Everything that lives, Lives not alone, nor for itself.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

Source: Book of Thel, Thel’s motto

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A Quote by William Blake on business

The Whole Business of Man is The Arts, & All Things Common.

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

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