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49 Famous Quotes by William Blake
11/28/1757 - 8/12/1827
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Blake, William
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Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.

Evening Quotes, by William Blake

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

Seasons Quotes, by William Blake

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The grave is Heaven's golden gate, And rich and poor around it wait; O Shepherdess of England's fold, Behold this gate of pearl and gold! - William Blake,

Grave Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Dedication of the Designs to Blair's "Grave"--TO Queen Charlotte

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To see a world in a grain of sand, And a heaven in a wild flower: Hold infinity in the palm of your hand, And eternity in an hour.

Innocence Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Auguries of Innocence

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Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy--for friendship's sake.

Friendship Quotes, by William Blake

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God forbid that Truth should be confined to Mathematical Demonstration!

Truth Quotes, by William Blake , Source: circa 1808, "Notes on Reynold's Discourses"

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The tygers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.

Wrath Quotes, by William Blake

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As a man is, so he sees.

Observation Quotes, by William Blake

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But to go to school in a summer morn, Oh, it drives all joy away! Under a cruel eye outworn, The little ones spend the day-- In sighing and dismay.

Education Quotes, by William Blake , Source: The Schoolboy (st. 2)

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Excess of sorrow laughs, excess of joy weeps.

Excess Quotes, by William Blake

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If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise.

Fool Quotes, by William Blake

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Jesus was all virtue, and acted from impulse, not from rules.

Impulses Quotes, by William Blake

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If a thing loves, it is infinite.

Infinity Quotes, by William Blake

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Love is not blind; it simply enables one to see things others fail to see.

Perception Quotes, by William Blake

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Prudence is a rich ugly old maid courted by Incapacity.

Prudence Quotes, by William Blake

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Shame is pride's cloak.

Shame Quotes, by William Blake

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Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.

Education Quotes, by William Blake , Source: The Schoolboy (st. 2)

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The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Truth Quotes, by William Blake , Source: circa 1808, "Notes on Reynold's Discourses"

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Tools were made and born with hands, Every farmer understands.

Work Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Proverbs

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I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath, my wrath die end. I was angry with my foe; I told it not, my wrath did grow.

Anger Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Christian Forbearance

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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.

Wealth Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Mammon

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Since all the riches of this world May be gifts from the devil and earthly kings, I should suspect that I worshipped the devil If I thanked my God for worldly things.

Wealth Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Riches

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I rose up at the dawn of day,-- "Get thee away! get thee away! Pray'st thou for riches? Away, away! This is the throne of Mammon grey."

Mammon Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Mammon

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O Autumn, laden with fruit, and stained With the blood of the grape, pass not, but sit Beneath my shady roof; there thou mayest rest And tune thy jolly voice to my fresh pipe, And all the daughters of the year shall dance! Sing now the lusty song of fruits and flowers.

Autumn Quotes, by William Blake , Source: To Autumn (st. 1)

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When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.

Laughter Quotes, by William Blake , Source: Laughing Song

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