O sacred solitude divine retreat Choice of the prudent envy of the great By thy pure stream, or in thy waving shade, We court fair wisdom, that celestial maid.
More Quotes from Edward Young:And friend received with thumps upon the back.
The man who consecrates his hours by vigorous effort, and An honest aim, at once he draws the sting of life and Death he walks with nature and her paths are peace.
'T is elder Scripture, writ by God's own hand, Scripture authentic uncorrupt by man.
What tender force, what dignity divine, what virtue consecrating every feature around that neck what dross are gold and pearl.
Procrastination is the thief of time Year after year it steals, till all are fled, And to the mercies of a moment leaves The vast concerns of an eternal scene.
Learning makes a man fit company for himself.
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