Quotation by John Milton

Mortals that would follow me,
Love vertue, she alone is free,
She can teach ye how to clime
Higher than the Spheary chime;
Or if Vertue feeble were,
Heav'n it self would stoop to her.
John Milton (1608–1674), Englsih poet. Comus; a Masque Presented at Ludlow Castle (l. 1018–1023). . .

The Complete Poetry of John Milton. John T. Shawcross, ed. (1963, rev. ed. 1971) Doubleday.
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