He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Quote by John Dryden
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it...
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Love is love's reward.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an...
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
Either be wholly slaves or wholly free.
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
Even victors are by victories undone.
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.