Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an age.
Quote by John Dryden
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it...
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Just to be is a blessing. Just to live is holy.
A lot of times God will present you with a blessing and a plan, but...