We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Confidence is the feeling we have before knowing all the facts
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may...
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who...
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
Love is hard work; and hard work sometimes hurts!
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
None but the brave deserves the fair.
And plenty makes us poor.
War is the trade of Kings.
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount...
Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.
For they conquer who believe they can.
All heiresses are beautiful.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate...