Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we know not where.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
And plenty makes us poor.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
Either be wholly slaves or wholly free.
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
Love ceases to be a pleasure, when it ceases to be a secret.
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.