William Blake Quotes & Wallpapers

William Blake
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Improvement makes straight roads; but the crooked roads without improvement are roads of genius. William Blake
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What is it men in women do require? The lineaments of gratified desire. What is it women in men require? The lineaments of gratified desire. William Blake
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Turn away no more; Why wilt thou turn away? The starry floor, The watery shore,> Is given thee till the break of day. William Blake
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If you have formed a circle to go into, Go into it yourself and see how you would do. William Blake
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This life's dim windows of the soul Distorts the heavens from pole to pole And leads you to believe a lie When you see with, not through, the eye. William Blake
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I die, I die! the Mother said, My children die for lack of Bread. William Blake
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My Brother starv'd between two Walls, His Children's Cry my Soul appalls; William Blake
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May God us keep From Single vision and Newton's sleep! William Blake
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Execution is the chariot of genius. William Blake
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Ages are All Equal. / But Genius is Always Above The Age. William Blake
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Come o'er the eastern hills, and let our winds Kiss thy perfumed garments; let us taste Thy morn and evening breath; scatter thy pearls Upon our love-sick land that mourns for thee. William Blake
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The Britons (say historians) were naked, civilized men, learned, studious, abstruse in thought and contemplation; naked, simple, plain in their acts and manners; wiser than after ages. William Blake
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Nothing is real beyond imaginative patterns men make of reality. William Blake
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Man has closed himself up, till he sees all things through the narrow chinks of his cavern. William Blake
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The pure soul shall mount on native wings,... and cut a path into the heaven of glory. William Blake
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I rose up at the dawn of day, - Get thee away! get thee away! Pray'st thou for riches? Away, away! This is the throne of Mammon grey. William Blake
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For Mercy has a human heart, Pity, a human face: And Love, the human form divine, And Peace, the human dress. Then every man of every clime, That prays in his distress, Prays to the human form divine, Love, Mercy, Pity and Peace. William Blake
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He who desires but does not act, breeds pestilence. William Blake
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Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's sake. William Blake
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A robin redbreast in a cage Puts all heaven in a rage. William Blake
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He who makes his law a curse, by his own law shall surely die. William Blake
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To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wildflower. William Blake
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Lo! now the direful monster, whose skin clings To his strong bones, strides o'er the groaning rocks: He withers all in silence, and his hand Unclothes the earth, and freezes up frail life. William Blake
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But if at church they would give some ale. And a pleasant fire our souls to regale. We'd sing and we'd pray all the live long day, Nor ever once from the church to stray. William Blake
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Those who enter the gates of heaven are not beings who have no passions or who have curbed the passions, but those who have cultivated an understanding of them. William Blake
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Then my verse I dishonor, my pictures despise, my person degrade and my temper chastise; and the pen is my terror, the pencil my shame; and my talents I bury, and dead is my fame. William Blake
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Innate ideas are in every man, born with him; they are truly himself. The man who says that we have no innate ideas must be a fool and knave, having no conscience or innate science. William Blake
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What is it men in women do require: The lineaments of gratified desire. What is it women do in men require: The lineaments of gratified desire. William Blake
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Jerusalem (1804) And did those feet in ancient time Walk upon England's mountains green And was the holy lamb of God On England's pleasant pastures seen And did the countenance divine Shine forth upon our clouded hills And was Jerusalem builded here Among those dark Satanic mills Bring me my bow of burning gold Bring me my arrows of desire Bring me my spears o'clouds unfold Bring me my chariot of fire I will not cease from mental fight Nor shall my sword sleep in my hand 'Til we have built Jerusalem In England's green and pleasant land William Blake
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As we are, so we see. William Blake
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And I watered it in fears, Night and morning with my tears; And I sunned it with smiles, And with soft deceitful wiles. William Blake
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Father, O father! what do we here In this land of unbelief and fear? William Blake
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Like a fiend in a cloud, With howling woe After night I do crowd And with night will go; I turn my back to the east, From whence comforts have increased; For light cloth seize my brain With frantic pain. William Blake
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The Fool shall not enter into Heaven let him be ever so Holy. William Blake
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Each man is haunted until his humanity awakens. William Blake
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I heard an Angel singing; When the day was springing, Mercy, Pity, Peace; Is the world's release. William Blake
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Ah, sunflower, weary of time, Who countest the steps of the sun, Seeking after that sweet golden clime Where the traveller's journey is done; Where the youth pined away with desire And the pale virgin shrouded in snow Arise from their graves, and aspire Where my sunflower wishes to go. William Blake
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And did those feet in ancient time Walk upon England's mountains green? And was the holy Lamb of God On England's pleasant pastures seen? William Blake
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You throw the sand against the wind and the wind blows it back again. William Blake
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Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache: do be my enemy for friendship's sake. William Blake
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The roaring of lions, the howling of wolves, the raging of the stormy sea, and the destructive sword, are portions of eternity, too great for the eye of man. William Blake
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Then cherish pity, lest you drive an angel from your door. William Blake
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Every tear from every eyeBecomes a babe in eternity. William Blake
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What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride! William Blake
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Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's grief, and not seek for kind relief? William Blake
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If a thing loves, it is infinite. William Blake
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What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be made explicit to the idiot is not worth my care. William Blake
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God appears, and God is Light, to those poor souls who dwell in Night; but does a Human Form display to those who dwell in realms of Day. William Blake
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Mercy, pity, and peace, Are the world's release. William Blake
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How do you know but ev'ry Bird that cuts the airy way, Is an immense world of delight, clos'd by your senses five? William Blake
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Dip him in the river who loves water. William Blake
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Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty ! William Blake
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I love hanging and drawing and quartering Every bit as well as war and slaughtering. William Blake
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I have conversed with the spiritual Sun. I saw him on Primrose Hill William Blake
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To Mercy Pity Peace and Love All pray in their distress, And to these virtues of delight Return their thankfulness. For Mercy Pity Peace and Love Is God our father dear. And Mercy Pity Peace and Love Is Man his child and care. Then every man of every clime That prays in his distress Prays to the human form divine: Love Mercy Pity Peace. And all must love the human form In heathen, Turk, or Jew. Where Mercy, Love and Pity dwell There God is dwelling too. William Blake
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Bring me an axe and spade, Bring me a winding-sheet; When I my grave have made Let winds and tempests beat: Then down I'll lie as cold as clay. True love doth pass away! William Blake
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Let men do their duty and the women will be such wonders; the female lives from the light of the male: see a male's female dependants, you know the man. William Blake
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The Old and New Testaments are the Great Code of Art. William Blake
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The pure soul shall mount on native wings, . . . and cut a path into the heaven of glory. William Blake
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The grave is Heaven's golden gate, And rich and poor around it wait; O Shepherdess of England's fold, Behold this gate of pearl and gold! William Blake
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Both read the Bible day and night, But thou read'st black where I read white. William Blake
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Great things are done when men and mountains meet; This is not done by jostling in the street. William Blake
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To Generalize is to be an Idiot. To Particularize is the Alone Distinction of Merit - General Knowledges are those Knowledges that Idiots possess. William Blake
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And I made a rural pen, And I stained the water clear, And I wrote my happy songs Every child may joy to hear. William Blake
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To Mercy, Pity, Peace, and Love All pray in their distress; And to these virtues of delight Return their thankfulness. William Blake
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And there the lion's ruddy eyes Shall flow with tears of gold, And pitying the tender cries, And walking round the fold, Saying: Wrath by his meekness, And by his health, sickness, Is driven away From our immortal day. William Blake
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Those who restrain desire, do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained; and the restrainer or reason usurps its place & governs the unwilling. William Blake
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The man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind. William Blake
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Abstinence sows sand all over The ruddy limbs and flaming hair, But desire gratified Plants fruits of life and beauty there. William Blake
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Then old Nobodaddy aloft Farted and belched and coughed, And said, I love hanging and drawing and quartering Every bit as well as war and slaughtering. William Blake
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