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Best Famous John Dryden Quotes

Best famous John Dryden quotes. Find, read, and share the best famous quotations by John Dryden. These are the most popular quotations and best examples of quotes by John Dryden.

Famous John Dryden Quotes

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Quote Left Like pilgrims to th'appointed place we tend; The world's an inn, and death the journey's end. Quote Right
Quote Left Better shun the bait, than struggle in the snare. Quote Right
Quote Left All human things are subject to decay,And, when Fate summons, monarchs must obeyThis Flecknoe found, who like Augustus youngWas call'd to empire, and had govern'd longIn prose and verse, was own'd, without disputeThrough all the realms of nonsense, absolute. Quote Right
Quote Left Nature meant me a wife, a silly harmless household Dove, fond without art; and kind without deceit. Quote Right
Quote Left Beware the fury of a patient man. Quote Right
Quote Left Dreams are but interludes that fancy makes... Sometimes forgotten things, long cast behind Rush forward in the brain, and come to mind. Quote Right
Quote Left For they conquer who believe they can. Quote Right
Quote Left When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit. Quote Right
Quote Left Men are but children of a larger growth, Our appetites as apt to change as theirs, And full as craving too, and full as vain. Quote Right
Quote Left Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue. Quote Right
Quote Left Fortune, that with malicious joyDoes man her slave oppress,Proud of her office to destroy,Is seldom pleasd to bless. Quote Right
Quote Left And virtue, though in rags, will keep me warm. Quote Right
Quote Left But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little and who talk too much. Quote Right
Quote Left Like pilgrims to th' appointed place we tend; The world's an inn, and death the journey's end. Quote Right
Quote Left Like pilgrims to the appointed place we tend; The world's an inn, and death the journey's end. Quote Right
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
Quote Left Your love by ours we measure Till we have lost our treasure, But dying is a pleasure, When living is a pain. Quote Right
Quote Left The people have a right supremeTo make their kings, for Kings are made for them.All Empire is no more than Pow'r in Trust,Which when resum'd, can be no longer just.Successionm for the general good design'd,In its own wrong a Nation cannot bind. Quote Right
Quote Left A mob is the scum that rises upmost when the nation boils. Quote Right
Quote Left Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own: He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived today. Quote Right
Quote Left Look around the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or knowing it, pursue. Quote Right
Quote Left How can finite grasp infinity Quote Right
Quote Left Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived today. Quote Right
Quote Left Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue. Quote Right
Quote Left Oh that my Pow'r to Saving were confin Quote Right
Quote Left Death in itself is nothing but we fear To be we know not what, we know not where. Quote Right
Quote Left But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little and who talk too much. Quote Right
Quote Left Beware of the fury of the patient man. Quote Right
Quote Left Nor is the people's judgement always true; The most may err as grossly as the few. Quote Right
Quote Left We first make our habits, and then our habits make us. Quote Right
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