Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an age
Quote by John Dryden
Love is hard work; and hard work sometimes hurts!
War is the trade of kings.
And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
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Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
I don't think any good book is based on factual experience. Bad books are about...
The first time I read an excellent work, it is to me just as if...
What does labor want? We want more schoolhouses and less jails; more books and less...