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Comprehensive information about John Denham including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Sir John Denham (1614 or 1615 – 19 March 1669) was an Anglo -Irish poet and courtier. He served as Surveyor of the King's Works and is buried in Westminster Abbey. This educational John Denham resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals. Quote Right
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Quote Left We are never like angels till our passion dies. Quote Right
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Quote Left Tis the most certain sign, the world's accurst. That the best things corrupted are the worst. Quote Right
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Quote Left Books should to one of these fours ends conduce, for wisdom, piety, delight, or use. Quote Right
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Quote Left Nor ought a genius less than his that writ attempt translation. Quote Right
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