By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
Quote by John Dryden
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Love is love's reward.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an...
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.