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Best Famous Isaac Watts Quotes

Best famous Isaac Watts quotes. Find, read, and share the best famous quotations by Isaac Watts. These are the most popular quotations and best examples of quotes by Isaac Watts.

Famous Isaac Watts Quotes

Quote Left Whatever brawls disturb the street There should be peace at home. Quote Right
Quote Left Birds in their little nest agree; and 'Tis a shameful sight, when children of one family fall out, and chide, and fight. Quote Right
Quote Left 'Tis the voice of the sluggard; I heard him complain, you have waked me too soon, I must slumber again. Quote Right
Quote Left My God, my life, my love, To Thee, to Thee I call; I cannot live if Thou remove, For Thou art all in all. Quote Right
Quote Left Do not hover always on the surface of things, nor take up suddenly, with mere appearances; but penetrate into the depth of matters, as far as your time and circumstances allow, especially in those things which relate to your profession. Quote Right
Quote Left Do not hover always on the surface of things, nor take up suddenly, with mere appearances but penetrate into the depth of matters, as far as your time and circumstances allow, especially in those things which relate to your profession. Quote Right
Quote Left And while the lamp holds out to burn, The vilest sinner may return. Quote Right
Quote Left For Satan finds some mischief still For idle hands to do. Quote Right
Quote Left Death, like an overflowing stream, Sweeps us away: our life's a dream,... Quote Right
Quote Left Lord, what a thoughtless wretch was I, To mourn, and murmur and repine,... Quote Right
Quote Left Do not expect to arrive at certainty in every subject which you pursue. There are a hundred things wherein we mortals. . . must be content with probability, where our best light and reasoning will reach no farther. Quote Right