None but the brave deserves the fair.
Quote by John Dryden
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings I bore this wren, till I was...
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
Love is love's reward.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
And plenty makes us poor.
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
To say to the painter that Nature is to be taken as she is, is...