Even victors are by victory undone
Quote by John Dryden
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
For, Heaven be thank'd, we live in such an age, when no man dies for...
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
All heiresses are beautiful
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
And plenty makes us poor.
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
The chief incalculable in war is the human will.
We've been there on World Wars, it's time for World Party I.