Too low they build who build below the skies.
More Quotes from Edward Young:Where Nature's end of language is declin'd, And men talk only to conceal the mind.
Devotion daughter of astronomy An undevout astronomer is mad.
Think naught a trifle, though it small appear Small sands the mountain, moments make the year, And trifles life.
Can wealth give happiness Look round and see What gay distress what splendid misery Whatever fortunes lavishly can pour, The mind annihilates, and calls for more.
One to destroy, is murder by the law; and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe; to murder thousands, takes a specious name, 'War's glorious art', and gives immortal fame.
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.
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