Best Quotes by John Milton (Top 10)

  1. The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven.
  2. For books are not absolutely dead things, but do contain a potency of life in them to be as active as that soul was whose progeny they are; nay, they do preserve as in a vial the purest efficacy and extraction of that living intellect that bred them.
  3. Better to reign in hell than serve in heav'n.
  4. Solitude sometimes is best society.
  5. Long is the way and hard, that out of Hell leads up to light.
  6. Innocence, Once Lost, Can Never Be Regained. Darkness, Once Gazed Upon, Can Never Be Lost.
  7. Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.
  8. Never can true reconcilement grow where wounds of deadly hate have pierced so deep...
  9. A good book is the precious life-blood of the master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose for a life beyond
  10. He who reigns within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a king.

More John Milton Quotes