Paradise Lost by John Milton discussion

14 views
Favorite Quotes

Comments (showing 1-4 of 4) (4 new)    post a comment »
dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Dorothea (new)

Dorothea | 2 comments Mod
As of today, my favorite lines are:
“So shall the world go on,
To good malignant, to bad men benign,
Under her own weight groaning.”
Seems particularly fitting every political season.


message 2: by Adriano (new)

Adriano Bulla (Adriano_Bulla) | 2 comments Would I sound unimaginative if I said 'better to reign in Hell than serve in Heav'n'? Or 'she pluck'd; she eat: Earth felt the wound.'


message 3: by Dorothea (new)

Dorothea | 2 comments Mod
"Earth felt the wound." (sigh:) That's a good one to pluck!


message 4: by Adriano (new)

Adriano Bulla (Adriano_Bulla) | 2 comments I was in two minds as well: 'She pluck'd she eat. Earth felt the wound' was the other side of my mind...


back to top