Honor is but an empty bubble.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Love is hard work; and hard work sometimes hurts!
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
All heiresses are beautiful
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate...
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked...
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.