All heiresses are beautiful
Quote by John Dryden
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Love is love's reward.
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate...
He who would search for pearls must dive below.