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The maid that loves goes

The maid that loves goes out to sea upon a shattered plank, and puts her trust in miracles for safety.

– Edward Young

Be wise with speed a

Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.

– Edward Young

Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.
– Edward Young

Oh, how portentous is prosperity! How comet-like, it threatens while it shines.
– Edward Young

Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform.
– Edward Young

Procrastination is the thief of time.
– Edward Young

Thoughts shut up want air, And spoil, like bales unopen’d to the sun.
– Edward Young

By night, an atheist half believes in God.
– Edward Young

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Each moment has its sickle, emulous Of Time’s enormous scythe, whose ample sweep Strikes empires from the root.
– Edward Young

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Procrastination is the thief of time.
– Edward Young

Amid my list of blessings infinite, Stands this the foremost, ‘That my heart has bled.’
– Edward Young

Be wise today; ’tis madness to defer. Next day the fatal precedent will plead; thus on, til wisdom is pushed our of life.
– Edward Young

By night, an atheist half believes in God.
– Edward Young

Mine is the night, with all her stars.
– Edward Young

The house of laughter makes a house of woe.
– Edward Young

Some, for renown, on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they quote.
– Edward Young

Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.
– Edward Young

Tomorrow is a satire on today, And shows its weakness.
– Edward Young

But fate ordains that dearest friends must part.
– Edward Young

Angels are men of a superior kind; Angels are men in lighter habit clad.
– Edward Young