John Donne Quotes and its meanings

John Donne has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Age Art Beauty Death Faith God Love Motivational Nature Poetry Sad War

John Donne quotes about Motivational

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What does John Donne write about?

John Donne has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about age, art, beauty, death, faith, god, love, motivational, nature, poetry, sad & war. People always share Age quotes, Art quotes, beauty, death, faith, god, love, motivational, nature & poetry from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by John Donne?

Here are the top most famous quotes by John Donne.

  • God employs several translators some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice.
  • Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so. For, those, whom thou think'st thou dost overthrow. Die not, poor death, nor yet canst thou kill me.
  • Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp.
  • Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
  • No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.
  • Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls it tolls for thee.
  • Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.
  • He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say, he sees no God He must be no man, and quench his reasonable soul, before he can say to himself, there is no God.
  • More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
  • Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.