Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and never can be taught
Quote by John Dryden
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
War, he sung, is toil and trouble; honour but an empty bubble.
War is the trade of kings.
War is the trade of Kings.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Even victors are by victory undone
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Love is love's reward.
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.