More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
Quote by John Dryden
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
War is the trade of Kings.
Even victors are by victory undone
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked...
All heiresses are beautiful.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
Love is love's reward.
All heiresses are beautiful
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
All, all of a piece throughout; Thy chase had a beast in view; Thy wars...
When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered...
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that...
When making a decision of minor importance, I have always found it advantageous to consider...