Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it to some particular studies.
Quote by John Dryden
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an...
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor...
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
War is the trade of kings.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate...
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
Enslave the liberty of but one human being and the liberties of the world are...
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of...