Home > Authors > D >

John Dryden

1631-1700. British poet, dramatist and critic.

Books by John Dryden

Love is not in our choice but in our fate.

More quotes on Love

To die is landing on some distant shore.

More quotes on Death

He was exhaled; his great Creator drew His spirit, as the sun the morning dew.

More quotes on Death

Happy the man, and happy he alone, he who can call today his own; he who, secure within, can say, tomorrow do thy worst, for I have lived today.

More quotes on Contentment

Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.

More quotes on Jealousy

Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.

More quotes on Vocation

Tomorrow do thy worst, I have lived today.

More quotes on Tomorrow

Fortune befriends the bold.

More quotes on Boldness

The sooner you treat your son as a man, the sooner he will be one.

More quotes on Parents

Plots, true or false, are necessary things, to raise up commonwealths, and ruin kings.

More quotes on Revolutions