Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
All heiresses are beautiful
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
There's a proud modesty in merit; averse from asking, and resolved to pay ten times...
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
War is the trade of Kings.
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
Even victors are by victories undone.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.