Isaac Watts - Quotes

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Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks.

Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks.

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. ---->>>

For Satan always finds some mischief still for idle hands to do. ---->>>

I would not change my blest estate for all the world calls good or great.

I would not change my blest estate for all the world calls good or great.

'Tis the voice of the sluggard; I heard him complain, you have waked me too soon, I must slumber again. ---->>>

Acquaint yourself with your own ignorance. ---->>>

Flies, worms, and flowers exceed me still. ---->>>

Acquire a government over your ideas, that they may come down when they are called, and depart when they are bidden. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: July 17, 1674
Birthplace: Southampton
Die: November 25, 1748
Occupation: Politician
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Isaac Watts (; 17 July 1674 – 25 November 1748) was an English Christian minister, hymn writer, theologian, and logician. He was a prolific and popular hymn writer and is credited with some 750 hymns. He is recognized as the "Father of English Hymnody;" many of his hymns remain in use today and have been translated into numerous languages (wikipedia)