All heiresses are beautiful
Quote by John Dryden
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.
God never made his work for man to mend.
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we...
To die is landing on some distant shore.
When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered...
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Don't draw another's bow, don't ride another's horse, don't mind another's business
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts...