The best Quotations


A man's life of any worth is a continual allegory.
- John Keats

A proverb is not a proverb to you until life has illustrated it.
- John Keats

A thing of beauty is a joy for ever.
- John Keats

A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness; but still will keep a bower quiet for us, and a sleep full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing...
- John Keats

Are there not thousands in the world who love their fellows even to the death, who feel the giant agony of the world, and more, like slaves to poor humanity, labor for mortal good?
- John Keats

Beauty is truth, truth beauty - that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
- John Keats

Beauty is truth, truth beauty, that is all ye know on earth and all ye need to know.
- John Keats

Beauty is truth, truth is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
- John Keats

Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
- John Keats

Failure is in a sense the highway to success, as each discovery of what is false leads us to seek earnestly after what is true.
- John Keats

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter
- John Keats

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.
- John Keats

I always made an awkward bow.
- John Keats

I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections, and the truth of imagination.
- John Keats

I am in that temper that if i were under water i would scarcely kick to come to the top.
- John Keats

I equally dislike the favor of the public with the love of a woman - they are both a cloying treacle to the wings of independence.
- John Keats

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for religion - i have shuddered at it. i shudder no more - i could be martyred for my religion - love is my religion - i could die for that.
- John Keats

I think we may class the lawyer in the natural history of monsters.
- John Keats

I will give you a definition of a proud man: he is a man who has neither vanity nor wisdom - one filled with hatreds cannot be vain, neither can he be wise.
- John Keats

I would jump down etna for any public good - but i hate a mawkish popularity.
- John Keats

I would sooner fail than not be among the greatest.
- John Keats

If poetry comes not as naturally as leaves to a tree it had better not come at all.
- John Keats

It appears to me that almost any man may like the spider spin from his own inwards his own airy citadel.
- John Keats

Land and sea, weakness and decline are great separators, but death is the great divorcer for ever.
- John Keats

Mortality weighs heavily on me like unwilling sleep.
- John Keats


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Quotation Men give away nothing so liberally as their advice. - writer
Quotation Prejudice not being funded on reason cannot be removed by argument. - writer
Quotation Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others. - writer
Quotation People should always have something which they prefer to life. - writer
Quotation One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a revolution in order to establish a dictatorship. - writer
Quotation Educate people without religion and you make them but clever devils. - writer