Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate is most concealed. A busy person would find their sorrows much more; if future fortunes were known before!
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Thou strong seducer, Opportunity!
Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings I bore this wren, till I was...
Beware the fury of a patient man.
More liberty begets desire of more; The hunger still increases with the store
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
And plenty makes us poor.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
Successful crimes alone are justified
Make crime pay. Become a Lawyer.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...