Would you who judge of the lawfulness or unlawfulness of pleasure, take this rule; whatever weakens your reason, impairs the tenderness of your conscience, obscures your sense of God, or takes off the relish of spiritual things; in short; whatever increases the strength and authority of your body over your mind, that is sin to you; however innocent it may be in itself.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Robert Southey

English poet and friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge (1774-1843)

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