Words are but pictures of our thoughts.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging...
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -...
All heiresses are beautiful.
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we...
None but the brave deserves the fair.
But love's a malady without a cure.
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
What passions cannot music raise or quell?
Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Either be wholly slaves or wholly free.
He who trusts secrets to a servant makes him his master
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
And plenty makes us poor.
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes...
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.