John Donne Quotes
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Can there be worse sickness, than to know that we are never well, nor can be so?
In best understandings, sin began, Angels sinned first, then Devils, and then Man.
Sleep is pain's easiest salve, and doth fulfill All offices of death, except to kill.
Be more than man, or thou'rt less than an ant.
To roam Giddily, and be everywhere but at home, Such freedom doth a banishment become.
On a huge hill, Cragged and steep, Truth stands, and he that will Reach her, about must, and about must go.
Though truth and falsehood be Near twins, yet truth a little elder is.
Oft from new truths, and new phrase, new doubts grow, As strange attire aliens the men we know.
Who knows his virtues name or place, hath none.
As peace is of all goodness, so war is an emblem, a hieroglyphic, of all misery.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.