When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
He [Shakespeare] was the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the...
Love is love's reward.
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from...
Even victors are by victory undone
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes...
Beware the fury of a patient man.
Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may...
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an...
Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if...
When we love there is no reason why.