Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Quote by John Dryden
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
And plenty makes us poor.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an...
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Successful crimes alone are justified.
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me under the shadow of thy...