Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Quote by John Dryden
Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.
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...
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes...
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
There's a proud modesty in merit; averse from asking, and resolved to pay ten times...
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Successful crimes alone are justified.
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.