None but the brave deserves the fair.
Quote by John Dryden
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor...
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered...
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes...
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.