Isaac Watts Quotes

For Satan finds some mischief still For idle hands to do.

Let dogs delight to bark and bite, For God hath made them so.

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.

I would not change my native land, for rich Peru with all her gold.

Alas! and did my Savior bleed And did my Sovereign die? Would He devote that sacred head For such a worm as I? Thy body slain, sweet Jesus, Thine, And bathed in its own blood; While all exposed to wrath divine, The glorious Sufferer stood. Was it for crimes that I had done He groaned […]

Some believe all that parents, tutors, and kindred believe. They take their principles by inheritance, and defend them as they would their estates, because they are born heirs to them.