Francis Quarles

Francis Quarles

Born: May 8, 1592

Died: September 8, 1644

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Francis Quarles was an English poet most famous for his Emblem book aptly entitled Emblems.

Francis Quarles

“My mind's my kingdom.”

- Francis Quarles

Source/Notes: The school of the heart, or The heart (of itself gone away from God) (1808 edition)

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