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William Blake
What is now proved was once only imagined.
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Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death. God is Jesus.
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#Art

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As a man is, so he sees
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#Man

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Both read the Bible day and night, But thou read'st black where I read white
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#Bible

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The weak in courage is strong in cunning.
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The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
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To generalize is to be an idiot.
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You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virtue, and you cannot have Moral Virtue without the slavery of that half of the human race who hate what you call Moral Virtue.
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I must Create a System or be enslav'd by another Man's
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#Create

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What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.
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Truth can never be told so as to be understood, and not be believed.
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#Truth

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What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!
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Every harlot was a virgin once.
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As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius; which to Angels look like torment and insanity, I collected some of their Proverbs, thinking that as the sayings used in a nation mark its character, so the Proverbs of Hell show the nature of Infernal wisdom better than any description of buildings or garments.
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#Angels

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How sweet I roamed from field to field, and tasted all the summer's pride.
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#Field

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Lives in eternity's sun rise.
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And Father, how can I love youOr any of my brothers more?I love you like the little birdThat picks up crumbs around the door.
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#I Love You

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Forgiveness of enemies can only come upon their repentance.
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#Enemies

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The Desire of Man being Infinite, the possession is Infinite, and himself Infinite.
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#Desire

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It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.
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#English Artist #Angels

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The Angel that presided o'er my birth / Said `Little creature, formed of joy and mirth, / Go, love without the help of anything on earth.'
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#Angels

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If the Sun and Moon should doubt, / They'd immediately go out.
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#Doubt

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There is no mistake so great as the mistake of not going on.
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#Mistake

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Nothing can be more contemptible than to suppose Public Records to be true.
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#Bureaucracy

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Pity would be no more / If we did not make somebody poor; / And Mercy no more could be/ If all were as happy as we.
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#Mercy

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I have mental joys and mental health,Mental friends and mental wealth,I've a wife that I love and that loves me;I've all but riches bodily.
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#Friends Or Friendship

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Eternity is in love with the productions of time.
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