Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Quote by John Dryden
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; And every little absence is an...
None but the brave deserves the fair.
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
Even victors are by victories undone.
All heiresses are beautiful.
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
God never made his work for man to mend.
War is the trade of Kings.
Love is hard work; and hard work sometimes hurts!
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history...