Even victors are by victories undone.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an...
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked...
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
But love's a malady without a cure.
Even victors are by victory undone
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Laugh at yourself, but don't ever aim your doubt at yourself. Be bold. When you...
When a gifted team dedicates itself to unselfish trust and combines instinct with boldness and...