“The end of learning is to repair the ruins of our first parents by regaining to know God aright, and out of that knowledge to love him, to imitate him, to be like him, as we may the nearest by possessing our souls of true virtue, which being united to the heavenly grace of faith makes up the highest perfection.”

– John Milton

John Milton

John Milton (1608 – 1674) was an English poet best known for writing Paradise Lost. He was also a statesman, read virtually every book in print, which is evident in his writings, and learned eight languages.

 

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