You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.
Quote by John Dryden
John Dryden Quotes
Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered...
Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, But Genius must be born; and...
All heiresses are beautiful.
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense, but good men starve for want of...
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides...
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs...
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Look round the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or, knowing it, pursue!
Sometimes we see things not as they are but as we are: Love brings understanding
Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he...
By viewing Nature, Nature's handmaid, art, makes mighty things from small beginnings grow.
All heiresses are beautiful
Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.
Either be wholly slaves or wholly free.
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.