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
One cannot say he wanted wit, but rather that he was frugal of it.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Learn to write well, or not to write at all.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Such subtle Covenants shall be made,Till Peace it self is War in Masquerade.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Pleasure never comes sincere to man; but lent by heaven upon hard usury.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Damn'd neuters, in their middle way of steering,
Are neither fish, nor flesh, nor good red herring.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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