More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
Quote by John Dryden
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate...
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
Even victors are by victories undone.
Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings I bore this wren, till I was...
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
War is the trade of Kings.
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked...
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
None but the brave deserves the fair.
There's a proud modesty in merit; averse from asking, and resolved to pay ten times...
It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth...
True humility is intelligent self respect which keeps us from thinking too highly or too...