When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat. Yet, fooled by hope, men favour the deceit; trust on, and think to-morrow will repay: to-morrow's falser than the former day.
Quote by John Dryden
Successful crimes alone are justified.
None but the brave deserves the fair.
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
What all your sex desire is Sovereignty
He loved me well: so well he could but die - To show he loved...
By education most have been misled; so they believe, because they were bred. The priest...
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery...
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
For Art may err, but Nature cannot miss.
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath...
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.
The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.
For they conquer who believe they can.
Love is love's reward.
Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below
Error is just as important a condition of life as truth
Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.