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76 Famous Quotes by Philip James Bailey
4/22/1816 - 9/6/1902
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The heart is its own Fate.

Fate Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Wood and Water, Sunset)

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The course of Nature seems a course of Death, And nothingness the whole substantial thing.

Nature Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Water and Wood)

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Hell is more bearable than nothingness.

Hell Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Heaven)

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Faith is a higher faculty than reason.

Faith Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus--Proem (l. 84)

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Night brings out stars as sorrow shows us truths.

Sorrow Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Water and Wood--Midnight)

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When night hath set her silver lamp high, Then is the time for study.

Study Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. A Village Feast)

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The worst men often give the best advice.

Advice / experience / wisdom Quotes, by Philip James Bailey

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I cannot love as I have loved, And yet I know not why; It is the one great woe of life To feel all feeling die.

Love Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. A Party and Entertainment)

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The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Love Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Alcove and Garden)

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The fate of love is that it always seems too little or too much.

Love Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Garden and Bower by the Sea)

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England! my country, great and free! Heart of the world, I leap to thee!

England Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. The Surface, l. 376)

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The beautiful are never desolate; But some one alway loves them--God or man. If man abandons, God himself takes them.

Beauty Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Water and Wood Midnight)

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Art is man's nature: Nature is God's art.

Nature Quotes, by Philip James Bailey

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Death is the universal salt of states; Blood is the base of all things--law and war.

Death Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. A Country Town)

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Wan night, the shadow goer, came stepping in.

Night Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Water and Wood--Midnight)

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For as nightingales do upon glow-worms feed, So poets live upon the living light.

Nightingales Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Home)

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The death-bed of a day, how beautiful!

Sunset Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. A Library and Balcony)

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Evil and good are God's right hand and left.

Evil Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Prelude to Festus

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Prayer is the spirit speaking truth to Truth.

Prayer Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Elsewhere)

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Lowliness is the base of every virtue, And he who goes the lowest builds the safest.

Humility Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Home)

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The worst men often give the best advice. Our deeds are sometimes better than our thoughts.

Advice Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. A Village Feast, Evening)

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Imagination is the air of mind.

Imagination Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Another and a Better World)

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Every believer is God's miracle.

Miracles Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Home)

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The first and worst of all frauds is to cheat oneself

Fraud Quotes, by Philip James Bailey

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Blessing star forth forever; but a curse Is like a cloud--it passes.

Blessings Quotes, by Philip James Bailey , Source: Festus (sc. Hades)

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