Quote of the Day: Thomas Paine

This line from Paine's Rights of Man leaped out at me the other day, so I made a little graphic for it. The portrait is by Matthew Pratt.

Quote of the Day: William Blake

From The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, a favorite piece of mine since the 1980s. It really should be read in full to get a sense of Blake's contrarian philosophy and complex mythos. The style is probably unlike anything ever written in the eighteenth century -- poetry and prose cut together in a way that... Continue Reading →

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