John Milton Quote
The Poetical Works of John Milton..Illustrated with Engravings from Drawings by J.M.W. Turner (1853 edition)
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.
Quote of the day
“Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.”