Best Collection of William Blake Quotes

William Blake, English Poet ( November 28, 1757 - August 12, 1827 )

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Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.~William Blake

Morning Sleep Night

I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.~William Blake

Love Romantic I Am

No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.~William Blake

Motivational Bird Wings

To see a world in a grain of sand and heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palms of your hand and eternity in an hour.~William Blake

Flower Gardening World

Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death.~William Blake

Life Art Death

Great things are done when men and mountains meet.~William Blake

Mountains Great Men

The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.~William Blake

Nature Tree Eyes

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.~William Blake

Forgiveness Forgive Friend

The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.~William Blake

Friendship Bird Man

Without contraries is no progression. Attraction and repulsion, reason and energy, love and hate, are necessary to human existence.~William Blake

Love Hate Energy

Do what you will, this world's a fiction and is made up of contradiction.~William Blake

World You Up

The true method of knowledge is experiment.~William Blake

Knowledge True Experiment

The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure.~William Blake

Wisdom Clock Measure

Opposition is true friendship.~William Blake

Friendship True Opposition

The weak in courage is strong in cunning.~William Blake

Courage Strong Weak

He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.~William Blake

Life Sun Joy

The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.~William Blake

Forgiveness Religion Glory

You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.~William Blake

You Know Enough

He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.~William Blake

Light Face Star

If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.~William Blake

Inspirational Man

Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but for another gives its ease, and builds a Heaven in Hell's despair.~William Blake

Love Care Hell

What is now proved was once only imagined.~William Blake

Imagination Now Once

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

Sad Grief See

If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise.~William Blake

Wise Fool Become

Want of money and the distress of a thief can never be alleged as the cause of his thieving, for many honest people endure greater hardships with fortitude. We must therefore seek the cause elsewhere than in want of money, for that is the miser's passion, not the thief s.~William Blake

Money Passion People

The tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.~William Blake

Wiser Horses Wrath