God never made his work for man to mend.
Quote by John Dryden
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
Even victors are by victory undone
All, all of a piece throughout; Thy chase had a beast in view; Thy wars...
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
All heiresses are beautiful.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
To die is landing on some distant shore.