Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is...
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
They can conquer who believe they can
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
Successful crimes alone are justified
Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he...
The fool of nature stood with stupid eyes And gaping mouth, that testified surprise
Love is love's reward.
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
Even victors are by victory undone
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
War is the trade of Kings.
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Even victors are by victories undone.