Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds divide
Quote by John Dryden
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked...
Beware the fury of a patient man.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
For they conquer who believe they can.
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
All heiresses are beautiful
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
Love is love's reward.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...