And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
Quote by John Dryden
Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
All, all of a piece throughout; Thy chase had a beast in view; Thy wars...
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
But love's a malady without a cure.
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes...
Even victors are by victories undone.
Love is love's reward.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
All heiresses are beautiful.
Even victors are by victory undone
Honor is but an empty bubble.
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...