Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Quote by John Dryden
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes...
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Either be wholly slaves or wholly free.
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate...
Honor is but an empty bubble.
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
All heiresses are beautiful
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
God never made his work for man to mend.
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered...
There's a proud modesty in merit; averse from asking, and resolved to pay ten times...
The moment you say 'I know everything' is the end of your growth.
Humility is no substitute for a good personality.