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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.


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Quote Left Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is, with thoughts of what may be. Quote Right
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Quote Left Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue. Quote Right
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Quote Left Reason to rule but mercy to forgive: The first is the law, the last prerogative. Quote Right
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Quote Left Oh that my Pow'r to Saving were confin Quote Right
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Quote Left To die is landing on some distant shore. Quote Right
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