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
Repentance is but want of power to sin.More John Dryden quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
They that possess the prince possess the laws.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Behold him setting in his western skies,
The shadows lengthening as the vapours rise.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
From plots and treasons Heaven preserve my years, But save me most from my petitioners. Unsatiate as the barren womb or grave; God cannot grant so much as they can crave.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The glorious lamp of heaven, the radiant sun, Is Nature's eye.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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