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]
Satire is a kind of poetry in which human vices are reprehended.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Pride - Lord of human kindMore John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Time and death shall depart and say in flying
Love has found out a way to live, by dying.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To breed up the son to common sense is evermore the parent's least expense.More John Dryden quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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