John Milton Quote
“What though the field be lost? All is not lost; the unconquerable will, And study of revenge, immortal hate, And courage never to submit or yield.”
Paradise Lost bk. 1, l. 105 (1667)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJohn Milton
Born: December 9, 1608
Died: November 8, 1674 (age 65)
Bio: John Milton was an English poet, polemicist, a scholarly man of letters, and a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell. He wrote at a time of religious flux and political upheaval, and is best known for his epic poem Paradise Lost.