Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
War is the trade of kings.
Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
They can conquer who believe they can
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep...
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.