Quotation by William Blake

Thinking as I do that the Creator of this world is a very cruel being, & being a worshipper of Christ, I cannot help saying: "the Son, O how unlike the Father!" First God Almighty comes with a thump on the head. Then Jesus Christ comes with a balm to heal it.
William Blake (1757–1827), British poet, painter, engraver. A Vision of the Last Judgement (1810), repr. In Complete Writings, ed. Geoffrey Keynes (1957).
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