Honor is but an empty bubble.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
There's a proud modesty in merit; averse from asking, and resolved to pay ten times...
For, Heaven be thank'd, we live in such an age, when no man dies for...
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
War is the trade of kings.
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
And plenty makes us poor.
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
But love's a malady without a cure.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
Successful crimes alone are justified.
For they conquer who believe they can.
War is the trade of Kings.
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
If I can't get the girl, at least give me more money
It is out first love that we will use to gauge all others.
Whether you live to be 50 or 100 makes no difference, if you made no...