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William Blake
Men are admitted into Heaven not because they have curbed and governed their passions or have no passions, but because they have cultivated their understandings. The treasures of Heaven are not negations of passion, but realities of intellect, from which all the passions emanate uncurbed in their eternal glory. The fool shall not enter into Heaven let him be ever so holy.
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#Heaven

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I heard an Angel singingWhen the day was springing,"Mercy, Pity, PeaceIs the world's release."
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#Angels

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The rat, the mouse, the fox, the rabbet; watch the roots.
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#Fox

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The head Sublime, the heart Pathos, the genitals Beauty, the hands & feet Proportion.
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#Beauty

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The generations of men run on in the tide of time, but leave their destined lineaments permanent for ever and ever.
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#Generations

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Then cherish pity, lest you drive an angel from your door.
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#Angels

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When I saw that rage was vainAnd to sulk would nothing gain,Turning many a trick and wileI began to soothe and smile.
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#Gain

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`Father, O father! what do we here / In this land of unbelief and fear? / The Land of Dreams is better far, / Above the light of the morning star.'
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#Dreams

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In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
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The Goddess Fortune is the devil's servant, ready to kiss any one's ass.
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#Luck

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I must Create a System, or be enslaved by another Man's; / I will not Reason and Compare; my business is to Create.
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#Business

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Then my verse I dishonor, my pictures despise, my person degrade and my temper chastise; and the pen is my terror, the pencil my shame; and my talents I bury, and dead is my fame.
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#Despair

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The apple tree never asks the beech how he shall grow, nor the lion the horse, how he shall take his prey.
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#Apple

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A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
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#English Artist #Fools And Foolishness

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It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
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#English Poet #Quote of the Day #Friends Or Friendship #Editor's Pick

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If a thing loves, it is infinite.
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#English Artist

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You never know what is enough unless you know more than enough.
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#English Artist #Knowledge

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The soul of sweet delight, can never be defiled.
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#English Artist

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He who doubts from what he seesWill ne'er believe, do what you please.
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#Believe

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There is a smile of love,And there is a smile of deceit,And there is a smile of smilesIn which these two smiles meet.
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#Deceit

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He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
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#English Artist

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The man who never alters his opinions is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.
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Art can never exist without Naked Beauty display'd.
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#English Artist #Art

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The true method of knowledge is experiment.
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#English Artist