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A man may be a heretic in the truth; and if he believe things only because his pastor says so, or the assembly so determines, without knowing other reason, though his belief be true, yet the very truth he holds becomes his heresy.
- John Milton

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Quotation Our high respect for a well read person is praise enough for literature. - writer
Quotation Quite minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm. - writer
Quotation A man's face as a rule says more, and more interesting things, than his mouth, for it is a compendium of everything his mouth will ever say, in that it is the monogram of all this man's thoughts and aspirations. - writer
Quotation Stupidity is without anxiety. - writer
Quotation Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator. - writer
Quotation Let such teach others who themselves excel, and censure freely who have written well. - writer