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Top 200 John Donne Quotes (2023 Update)
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John Donne Quote: “Religion is not a melancholy, the spirit of God is not a damper.”
John Donne Quote: “Love is strong as death; but nothing else is as strong as either; and both, love and death, met in Christ. How strong and powerful upon you, then, should that instruction be, that comes to you from both these, the love and death of Jesus Christ!”
John Donne Quote: “Man is not only a contributory creature, but a total creature; he does not only make one, but he is all; he is not a piece of the world, but the world itself, and next to the glory of God, the reason why there is a world.”
John Donne Quote: “To an incompetent judge I must not lie, but I may be silent; to a competent I must answer.”
John Donne Quote: “That subtle knot which makes us man So must pure lovers souls descend T affections, and to faculties, Which sense may reach and apprehend, Else a great Prince in prison lies.”
John Donne Quote: “Poor intricated soul! Riddling, perplexed, labyrinthical soul!”
John Donne Quote: “All mankind is of one author, and is one volume; when one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language; and every chapter must be so translated... As therefore the bell that rings to a sermon, calls not upon the preacher only, but upon the congregation to come: so this bell calls us all... No man is an island, entire of itself... any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.”
John Donne Quote: “Nature’s lay idiot, I taught thee to love.”
John Donne Quote: “I have done one braver thing than all the Worthies did, and yet a braver thence doth spring, which is, to keep that hid.”
John Donne Quote: “Good is not good, unless A thousand it possess, But doth waste with greediness.”
John Donne Quote: “And to ’scape stormy days, I choose an everlasting night.”
John Donne Quote: “Women are like the arts, forced unto none, Open to all searchers, unprized, if unknown.”
John Donne Quote: “Man hath weaved out a net, and this net throwne upon the Heavens, and now they are his own.”
John Donne Quote: “God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice.”
John Donne Quote: “Sleep is pain’s easiest salve, and doth fulfill all the offices of death, except to kill.”
John Donne Quote: “Licence my roving hands, and let them go Before, behind, between, above, below.”
John Donne Quote: “So, so, break off this last lamenting kiss, Which sucks two souls, and vapors both away.”
John Donne Quote: “Reason is our soul’s left hand, Faith her right, By these we reach divinity.”
John Donne Quote: “A man that is not afraid of a Lion is afraid of a Cat .”
John Donne Quote: “I count all that part of my life lost which I spent not in communion with God, or in doing good.”
John Donne Quote: “So in a voice, so in a shapeless flame, Angels affect us often.”
John Donne Quote: “Let man’s soul be a sphere, and then, in this, The intelligence that moves, devotion is.”
John Donne Quote: “That soul that can reflect upon itself, consider itself, is more than so.”
John Donne Quote: “Whilst my physicians by their love are grown Cosmographers, and I their map, who lie Flat on this bed.”
John Donne Quote: “But think that we Are but turned aside to sleep.”
John Donne Quote: “Keep us, Lord, so awake in the duties of our calling that we may sleep in thy peace and wake in thy glory.”
John Donne Quote: “God affords no man the comfort, the false comfort of Atheism: He will not allow a pretending Atheist the power to flatter himself, so far, as to seriously think there is no God.”
John Donne Quote: “If I dream I have you, I have you, for all our joys are but fantastical.”
John Donne Quote: “Kind pity chokes my spleen.”
John Donne Quote: “He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say, he sees no God; He must be no man, and quench his reasonable soul, before he can say to himself, there is no God.”
John Donne Quote: “Festive alcohol sometimes leads to an excess of honesty.”
John Donne Quote: “Affliction is a treasure, and scarce any man hath enough of it.”
John Donne Quote: “Any man’s death diminishes me, for I am involved with mankind.”
John Donne Quote: “Let me arrest thy thoughts; wonder with me, why plowing, building, ruling and the rest, or most of those arts, whence our lives are blest, by cursed Cain’s race invented be, and blest Seth vexed us with Astronomy.”
John Donne Quote: “Love is a growing, or full constant light; And his first minute, after noon, is night.”
John Donne Quote: “That our affections kill us not, nor dye.”
John Donne Quote: “All other things to their destruction draw, Only our love hath no decay...”
John Donne Quote: “As peace is of all goodness, so war is an emblem, a hieroglyphic, of all misery.”
John Donne Quote: “The flea, though he kill none, he does all the harm he can.”
John Donne Quote: “Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven.”
John Donne Quote: “Our critical day is not the very day of our death; but the whole course of our life.”
John Donne Quote: “This only is charity, to do all, all that we can.”
John Donne Quote: “It is too little to call man a little world; Except God, man is a diminutive to nothing.”
John Donne Quote: “Since you would save none of me, I bury some of you.”
John Donne Quote: “Nature hath no goal though she hath law.”
John Donne Quote: “Art is the most passionate orgy within man’s grasp.”
John Donne Quote: “I did best when I had least truth for my subjects.”
John Donne Quote: “What gnashing is not a comfort, what gnawing of the worm is not a tickling, what torment is not a marriage bed to this damnation, to be secluded eternally, eternally, eternally from the sight of God?”
John Donne Quote: “If I lose at play, I blaspheme; if my fellow loses, he blasphemes. So, God is always the loser.”
John Donne Quote: “To roam Giddily, and be everywhere but at home, Such freedom doth a banishment become.”
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