Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it...
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he...
More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
Even victors are by victory undone
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
But love's a malady without a cure.
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.
There's a proud modesty in merit; averse from asking, and resolved to pay ten times...
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor...