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Jeremy Taylor Inspirational & Motivational Quotes

  • If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small cause, it is peevishness; and so is always either terrible or ridiculous. – Jeremy Taylor
  • When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your Creator; and when you have done so, trust Him with yourself, as you must do when you are dying. – Jeremy Taylor
  • Love is friendship set on fire. – Jeremy Taylor
  • He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods a nest of sorrows. – Jeremy Taylor
  • Secrecy is the chastity of friendship. – Jeremy Taylor
  • The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge. – Jeremy Taylor
  • It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive it; and, therefore, he that can perceive it hath it not. – Jeremy Taylor
  • Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches, and heaven itself. – Jeremy Taylor
  • To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance. – Jeremy Taylor
  • A religion without mystery must be a religion without God. – Jeremy Taylor
  • A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in singularity. – Jeremy Taylor

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