Quotes: heaven

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  • George Herbert
    George Herbert
    English poet 1593-1633
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    He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven.
  • He who does evil that good may come, pays a toll to the devil to let him into heaven.
  • David Hume
    David Hume
    Scottish Philosopher, Historian 1711-1776
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    Heaven and Hell suppose two distinct species of men,
    the Good and the Bad. But the greatest part of mankind float betwixt vice and virtue.
  • Alexander the Great
    Alexander the Great
    Macedonian king 356BC-323BC
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    Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
  • Francis Quarles
    Francis Quarles
    British poet 1592-1644
    Francis Quarles
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    Heaven finds an ear when sinners find a tongue.
  • Sir James Matthew Barrie
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
    British playwright 1860-1937
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
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    Heaven for climate, Hell for company.
  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
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    Heaven gives its glimpses only to those not in position to look too close.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Heaven goes by favor; if it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.
  • Joseph Rudyard Kipling
    Joseph Rudyard Kipling
    English writer 1865-1936
    Joseph Rudyard Kipling
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    Heaven grant us patience with a man in love.
  • William Congreve
    William Congreve
    British Dramatist 1670-1729
    William Congreve
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    Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Heaven is a state of mind, not a location, since Spirit is everywhere and in everything.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    Heaven is as the book of God before us set, wherein to read his wondrous works.
  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    Heaven is so far of the mind that were the mind dissolved - the site of it by architect could not again be proved.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.




  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    Heaven lies about us in our infancy! Shades of the prison-house begin to close upon the growing boy.