Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of impudence.
Quote by John Dryden
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
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Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
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They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Love is love's reward.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
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All objects lose by too familiar a view.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...