Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we...
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.
Even victors are by victories undone.
All, all of a piece throughout; Thy chase had a beast in view; Thy wars...
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.