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John Dryden: John Dryden was an influential English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who dominated the literary life of Restoration England to such a point that the period came to be known in literary circles as the Age of Dryden. Walter Scott named him "Glorious John.". Restoration era English poet literary critic translator and playwright

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Quote Left Tomorrow, do thy worst, for I have lived today. Quote Right
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Quote Left All human things are subject to decay, And, when Fate summons, monarchs must obey; This Flecknoe found, who like Augustus young Was call'd to empire, and had govern'd long: In prose and verse, was own'd, without dispute Through all the realms of nonsense, absolute. Quote Right
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Quote Left Since every man who lives is born to die, and none can boast sincere felicity, with equal mind, what happens, let us bear, nor joy nor grieve too much for things beyond our care. Quote Right
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Quote Left Look around the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or knowing it, pursue. Quote Right
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Quote Left Thou strong seducer, Opportunity! Quote Right
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