He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
Even victors are by victories undone.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise...
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
The only true love is love at first sight; second sight dispels it.
Love sees no color