Heaven Quotes

19 of the best book quotes about heaven
  1. #1
    “Earth is a merry damsel, and heaven a knight so true”
  2. #2
    “I am not an angel,′ I asserted; ‘and I will not be one till I die: I will be myself. Mr. Rochester, you must neither expect nor exact anything celestial of me - for you will not get it, any more than I shall get it of you: which I do not at all anticipate.”
  3. #3
    “There are more things in Heaven and Earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”
  4. #4
    “The mind is its own place, and in it self
    Can make a Heav’n of Hell, a Hell of Heav’n.”
  5. #5
    “Earth is crammed with Heaven.”
  6. #6
    “Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.”
  7. #7
    “My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.”
  8. #8
    “Heidi, it’s just as if we were in a high carriage and were going to drive straight into heaven.”
    Johanna Spyri
  9. #9
    “Joy is the serious business of heaven.”
  1. #10
    “I sung of Chaos and Eternal Night,
    Taught by the heav’nly Muse to venture down
    The dark descent, and up to reascend.”
  2. #11
    “Better to reign in Hell, then serve in Heav’n.”
  3. #12
    “When beggars die, there are no comets seen;
    The heavens themselves blaze forth the death of princes.”
  4. #13
    “O, then, what graces in my love do dwell,
    That he hath turn’d a heaven unto a hell!”
  5. #14
    “Turn him into stars and form a constellation in his image. His face will make the heavens so beautiful that the world will fall in love with the night and forget about the garish sun.”
  6. #15
    “I’ll follow thee and make a heaven of hell,
    To die upon the hand I love so well.”
  7. #16
    “Me miserable! which way shall I flie
    Infinite wrauth, and infinite despaire?
    Which way I flie is Hell; my self am Hell;
    And in the lowest deep a lower deep
    Still threatning to devour me opens wide,
    To which the Hell I suffer seems a Heav’n.”
  8. #17
    “This was one of those happy days that God grants us sometimes on earth, to give us an idea of the bliss of heaven.”
  9. #18
    Heaven have mercy on us all - Presbyterians and Pagans alike - for we are all somehow dreadfully cracked about the head, and sadly need mending.
  10. #19
    “I’d like to go by climbing a birch tree,
    And climb black branches up a snow-white trunk
    Toward heaven, till the tree could bear no more,
    But dipped its top and set me down again.
    That would be good both going and coming back.
    One could do worse than be a swinger of birches.”
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