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
An hour will come, with pleasure to relate Your sorrows past, as benefits of Fate.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Commemoration of Thomas Bray, Priest, Founder of SPCK, 1730 The fortitude of a Christian consists in patience, not in enterprises which the poets call heroic, and which are commonly the effects of interest, pride, and worldly honor.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent.
It takes a touch of genius--and a lot of courage--to move in the
opposite direction.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Love is not in our choice but in our fate.More John Dryden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
So liv'd our sires, ere doctors learn'd to kill,
And multiplied with theirs the weekly bill.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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