All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
All heiresses are beautiful
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
God never made his work for man to mend.
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he...
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
They can conquer who believe they can
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat. Yet, fooled by hope, men favour the...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
We live in an age that is driven by information. Technological breakthroughs... are changing the...
Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die.