Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
Every age has a kind of universal genius, which includes those that live in it...
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
Beware the fury of a patient man.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
And plenty makes us poor.
All heiresses are beautiful.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
It has been said that beauty brings a promise of happiness, but it could be...
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.