More From Edward Young
- "Life is the desert, life the solitude, death joins us to the great majority."
- "One to destroy, is murder by the law; and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe; to murder thousands, takes a specious name, ‘War’s glorious art’, and gives immortal fame."
- "There is something about poetry beyond prose logic, there is mystery in it, not to be explained but admired."
More In Wisdom
- "Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has."― Josh Billings
- "Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain’t lawful tender for a loaf of bread."― Josh Billings
- "Lord, bless me with the ability to achieve all that I can, and the wisdom to realize it doesn’t all have to be by tomorrow!"― William Eardley IV