Quotation by John Donne

So doth, so is Religion; and this blind-
ness too much light breeds; but unmoved thou
Of force must one, and forc'd but one allow;
And the right; ask thy father which is she,
let him ask his; though truth and falsehood be
Near twins, yet truth a little elder is;
John Donne (1572–1631), British poet. Satires. . .

The Complete English Poems [John Donne]. A. J. Smith, ed. (1971) Penguin Books.
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