Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds divide
Quote by John Dryden
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings I bore this wren, till I was...
And plenty makes us poor.
Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it...
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he...
But love's a malady without a cure.
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
The lack of opportunity is ever the excuse of a weak, vacillating mind. Opportunities! Every...
Such an opportunity, where the state has undertaken to provide it, is a right which...