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William Cowper quotes

William Cowper
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.

William Cowper
Uncertainty and expectation are the joys of life. Security is an insipid thing.

William Cowper
The earth was made so various, that the mind Of desultory man, studious of change, And pleased with novelty, might be indulged

William Cowper
O Winter! ruler of the inverted year.. I crown thee king of intimate delights, Fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, And all the comforts that the lowly roof Of undisturb'd Retirement, and the hours Of long uninterrupted evening, know.

William Cowper
Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees.

William Cowper
Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid.

William Cowper
Remorse begets reform.

William Cowper
The man that hails you Tom or Jack, and proves by thumps upon your back how he esteems your merit, is such a friend, that one had need be very much his friend indeed to pardon or to bear it.

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