Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and never can be taught
Quote by John Dryden
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
For they conquer who believe they can.
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor...
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
And plenty makes us poor.
War is the trade of kings.
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we...
Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Either be wholly slaves or wholly free.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
To die is landing on some distant shore.
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.