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11The crowIn seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
22wish'd every thingDrive your cart and your plow over the bones of the dead.
33was black,The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
44the owl,Prudence is a rich ugly old maid courted by Incapacity.
55that every thingHe who desires but acts not, breeds pestilence.
66was white.The cut worm forgives the plow.
7Dip him in the river who loves water.
9A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
10He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
11Eternity is in love with the productions of time.
12The busy bee has no time for sorrow.
13The hours of folly are measur'd by the clock, but of wisdom: no clock can measure.
15All wholsom food is caught without a net or a trap.
16Bring out number weight & measure in a year of dearth.
17No bird soars too high, if he soars with his own wings.
18A dead body, revenges not injuries.
19The most sublime act is to set another before you.
20If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise.
21Folly is the cloke of knavery.
22Shame is Prides cloke.
23Prisons are built with stones of Law, Brothels with bricks of Religion.
24The pride of the peacock is the glory of God.
25The lust of the goat is the bounty of God.
26The wrath of the lion is the wisdom of God.
27The nakedness of woman is the work of God.
28Excess of sorrow laughs. Excess of joy weeps.
29The roaring of lions, the howling of wolves, the raging of the stormy sea,
30 and the destructive sword, are portions of eternity too great for the eye of man.
31The fox condemns the trap, not himself.
32Joys impregnate. Sorrows bring forth.
33Let man wear the fell of the lion, woman the fleece of the sheep.
34The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.
35The selfish smiling fool, & the sullen frowning fool,
36 shall be both thought wise, that they may be a rod.
37What is now proved was once, only imagin'd.
38The rat, the mouse, the fox, the rabbit: watch the roots;
39 the lion, the tyger, the horse, the elephant, watch the fruits.
40The cistern contains; the fountain overflows.
41One thought, fills immensity.
42Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.
43Every thing possible to be believ'd is an image of truth.
44The eagle never lost so much time, as when he submitted to learn of the crow.
45The fox provides for himself, but God provides for the lion.
46Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
47He who has suffer'd you to impose on him knows you.
48As the plow follows words, so God rewards prayers.
49The tygers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.
50Expect poison from the standing water.
51You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
52Listen to the fools reproach! it is a kingly title!
53The eyes of fire, the nostrils of air, the mouth of water, the beard of earth.
54The weak in courage is strong in cunning.
55The apple tree never asks the beech how he shall grow,
56 nor the lion, the horse, how he shall take his prey.
57The thankful reciever bears a plentiful harvest.
58If others had not been foolish, we should be so.
59The soul of sweet delight, can never be defil'd.
60When thou seest an Eagle, thou seest a portion of Genius, lift up thy head!
61As the catterpiller chooses the fairest leaves to lay her eggs on,
62 so the priest lays his curse on the fairest joys.
63To create a little flower is the labour of ages.
64Damn, braces: Bless relaxes.
65The best wine is the oldest, the best water the newest.
66Prayers plow not! Praises reap not!
67Joys laugh not! Sorrows weep not!
69The head Sublime, the heart Pathos, the genitals Beauty, the hands & feet Proportion.
70As the air to a bird of the sea to a fish, so is contempt to the contemptible.
71The crow wish'd every thing was black, the owl, that every thing was white.
72Exuberance is Beauty.
73If the lion was advised by the fox, he would be cunning.
74Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement,
75 are roads of Genius.
76Sooner murder an infant in its cradle than nurse unacted desires.
77Where man is not nature is barren.
78Truth can never be told so as to be understood, and not be believ'd.
79Enough! or Too much!
81The ancient Poets animated all sensible objects with Gods or Geniuses,
82calling them by the names and adorning them with the properties
83of woods, rivers, mountains, lakes, cities, nations,
84and whatever their enlarged & numerous senses could percieve.
86And particularly they studied the genius of each city & country,
87placing it under its mental deity.
89Till a system was formed, which some took advantage of & enslav'd
90the vulgar by attempting to realize or abstract the mental deities
91from their objects; thus began Priesthood.
93 Choosing forms of worship from poetic tales.
94 And a length they pronounc'd that the Gods had order'd such things.
95 Thus men forgot that All deities reside in the human breast.


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