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  • Never can true reconcilement grow where wounds of deadly hate have pierced so deep...
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • Our cure, to be no more; sad cure!
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • Solitude sometimes is best society.
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • This horror will grow mild, this darkness light.
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • Thou art my father, thou my author, thou my being gav'st me; whom should I obey but thee, whom follow?
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")


  • Thus it shall befall Him, who to worth in women over-trusting, Lets her will rule: restraint she will not brook; And left to herself, if evil thence ensue She first his weak indulgence will accuse.
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • Abashed the devil stood and felt how awful goodness is and saw Virtue in her shape how lovely: and pined his loss
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • Better to reign in Hell, than to serve in Heaven.
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • For so I created them free and free they must remain.
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • Freely they stood who stood, and fell who fell.
    (John Milton, "Paradise Lost")

  • The palpable obscure.
    (John Milton)

  • Beauty is nature's brag, and must be shown in courts, at feasts, and high solemnities, where most may wonder at the workmanship.
    (John Milton)

  • Better to rule in Hell than to serve in Heaven.
    (John Milton)

  • Th' ethereal mould Incapable of stain would soon expel Her mischief, and purge off the baser fire, Victorious. Thus repuls'd, our final hope Is flat despair.
    (John Milton)

  • Men of most renowned virtue have sometimes by transgressing most truly kept the law.
    (John Milton)


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