They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.
Love is hard work; and hard work sometimes hurts!
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat. Yet, fooled by hope, men favour the...
For they conquer who believe they can.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
So softly death succeeded life in her, She did but dream of heaven, and she...
Look around the inhabited 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...
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
Successful crimes alone are justified
Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed.
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.