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Engrave this Quote He that has light within his own cleer brestMay sit ith center, and enjoy bright day,But he that hides a dark soul, and foul thoughtsBenighted walks under the mid-day Sun;Himself is his own dungeon.
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-John Milton
Engrave this Quote The power of Kings and Magistrates is nothing else, but what is only derivative, transferrd and committed to them in trust from the People, to the Common good of them all, in whom the power yet remaines fundamentally, and cannot be takn from them, without a violation of thir natural birthright.
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Engrave this Quote For man he seemsIn all his lineaments, though in his faceThe glimpses of his Fathers glory shine.
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-John Milton
Age
Engrave this Quote How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth year!
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-John Milton
Agreement
Engrave this Quote Thus Belial, with words clothed in reason's garb, counseled ignoble ease, and peaceful sloth, not peace.
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-John Milton
Alcohol/Alcoholism
Engrave this Quote And when night, darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.
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-John Milton
Angels
Engrave this Quote Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth unseen, both when we sleep and when we awake.
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Architecture
Engrave this Quote Nor aught availed him now to have built in heaven high towers; nor did he scrape by all his engines, but was headlong sent with his industrious crew to build in hell.
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-John Milton
Aristocracy
Engrave this Quote Lords are lordliest in their wine.
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-John Milton
Astronomy
Engrave this Quote Adam inquires concerning celestial motions, is doubtfully answered, and exhorted to search rather things more worthy of knowledge.
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-John Milton
Authors & Writing
Engrave this Quote Let those who would write heroic poems make their life an heroic poem.
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-John Milton
Censorship
Engrave this Quote As good almost kill a man as kill a good book; who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image; but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself, kills the image of God, as it were in the eye.
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-John Milton
Change
Engrave this Quote Fear of change perplexes monarchs.
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-John Milton
Character
Engrave this Quote He that has light within his own clear breast may sit in the center, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts benighted walks under the mid-day sun;
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-John Milton
Chastity
Engrave this Quote 'Tis chastity, my brother, chastity. She that has that is clad in complete steel, and like a quivered nymph with arrows keen may trace huge forests and unharbored heaths, infamous hills and sandy perilous wilds, where through the sacred rays of chastity, no savage fierce, bandit, or mountaineer will dare to soil her virgin purity.
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-John Milton
Engrave this Quote So dear to Heaven is saintly chastity,
That, when a soul is found sincerely so,
A thousand liveried angels lacky her,
Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt.
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-John Milton, Comus
Chocolate
Engrave this Quote Biochemically, love is just like eating large amounts of chocolate.
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-John Milton, The Devils Advocate
Communication
Engrave this Quote Good, the more communicated, more abundant grows.
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-John Milton
Control
Engrave this Quote He who reins within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a king
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-John Milton
Conversation
Engrave this Quote With thee conversing I forget all time.
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-John Milton
Crying
Engrave this Quote Tears such as angels weep.
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-John Milton
Death
Engrave this Quote Here at last
We shall be free;
the Almighty hath not built
Here for his envy, will not drive us hence:
Here we may reign secure, and in my choice
To reign is worth ambition though in Hell:
Better to reign in Hell, than serve in Heaven.
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-John Milton, Paradise Lost
Engrave this Quote Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.
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Engrave this Quote How gladly would I meet mortality, my sentence, and be earth in sensible! how glad would lay me down, as in my mother's lap! There I should rest, and sleep secure.
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Evil
Engrave this Quote What wisdom can there be to choose, what continence to forbear without the knowledge of evil? He that can apprehend and consider vice with all her baits and seeming pleasures, and yet abstain, and yet distinguish, and yet prefer that which is truly better, he is the true wayfaring Christian.
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-John Milton

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