John Dryden Biography | Inspiration Quotations | Motivation Quotes

John Dryden
Tags: 
John Dryden

John Dryden Motivational Quotations:

  • “He who would search for pearls must dive below.”

  •  “Beware the fury of a patient man.”

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

  •  “Go miser go, for money sell your soul. Trade wares for wares and trudge from pole to pole, So others may say when you are dead and gone. See what a vast estate he left his son.”

  •  “Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.”

  •  “Dancing is the poetry of the foot.”

  •  “We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.”

  •  “Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings I bore this wren, till I was tired with soaring, and now he mounts above me.”

  •  “But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little, and who talk too much.”

  •  “If you be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams - the more they are condensed the deeper they burn.”

  •  “For they conquer who believe they can.”

  •  “Only man clogs his happiness with care, destroying what is with thoughts of what may be”

  •  “Self-defence is Nature's eldest law.”

  •  “Words are but pictures of our thoughts.”

  •  “Love is not in our choice but in our fate.”

  •  “When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.”

  •  “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.”

  •  “War is the trade of Kings.”

    John Dryden

     

  • “To die is landing on some distant shore.”

  •  “Love is love's reward.”

  •  “Great wits are sure to madness near allied, and thin partitions do their bounds divide.”

  •  “And love's the noblest frailty of the mind.”

  •  “Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.”

  • “Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.”

  •  “The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides us from ourselves.”

  •  “All things are subject to decay and when fate summons, monarchs must obey.”

  •  “The first is the law, the last prerogative.”

  •  “Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery way: Pleased with the surface, we glide swiftly on, And see the dangers that we cannot shun.”

  •  “Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.”

  •  “You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.”

  •  “Roused by the lash of his  own stubborn tail our lion now will foreign foes assail.”

  •  “God never made His work for man to mend.”

  •  “All objects lose by too familiar a view.”

  •  “Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue.”

  •  “Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.”

  •  “And plenty makes us poor.”

  •  “Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we know not where.”

  •  “What passions cannot music raise or quell?”

  •  “Honor is but an empty bubble.”

  •  “It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is nothing and is ruled by prudence.”

  •  “A knock-down argument; 'tis but a word and a blow.”

    John Dryden

     

  • “They that possess the prince possess the laws.”

  •  “Successful crimes alone are justified.”

  •  “Time, place, and action may with pains be wrought, but genius must be born; and never can be taught.”

  •  “Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.”

  •  “Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate is most concealed. A busy person would find their sorrows much more; if future fortunes were known before!”

  •  “He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount a fear.”

  •  “By education most have been misled; So they believe, because they were bred. The priest continues where the nurse began, And thus the child imposes on the man.”

  •  “Genius must be born, and never can be taught.”

  •  “There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.”

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

  •  “By education most have been misled; So they believe, because they were bred. The priest continues where the nurse began, And thus the child imposes on the man.”

  •  “Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.”

  •  “For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs only to be seen.”

  •  “But love's a malady without a cure.”

  •  “All heiresses are beautiful.”

  •  “Forgiveness to the injured does belong; but they ne'er pardon who have done wrong.”

  •  “Repentance is but want of power to sin.”

  • “Even victors are by victories undone.”

 

 

Author: 
Unknown

Recent Articles

Get Inspire

Inspire Tags

Poetry (1)Daniel H.Pink (1)Albert Einstein (1)John Dryden (1)Laws of life (1)Amit Kalantri (1)Alex Morritt (1)Teachers’ Day Quotes (1)Hunter S. Thompson (1)Earl Wilson (1)Mark Pocan (1)Peggy Fleming (1)Adam Grant (1)Mireille Guiliano (1)Voltaire (1)Mark Twain (1)Bill Clinton (1)Ronald Ross (1)Experience Quotes (1)Scilla Elworthy (1)Andre Gide (1)Emma Thompson (1)Oliver Sacks (1)Alexander Solshenitsen (1)Top 10 Indian CEO’s (1)Jon Oringer (1)Inventors killed (1)Team Management Quotes (1)Failure Management quotes (1)dream quotes (1)Poorna Malavath (1)Kumar Mangalam Birla (1)Arthur C. Clarke (1)Nelson Mandela (1)Appreciation Quotations (1)Valentine Day (1)Mikaela Shiffrin (1)Mahatma Gandhi Quotes (1)Yuval Noah Harari (1)James Cash Penney (1)Vince Lombardi (1)Running (2)Shiv Khera (1)Swami Vivekananda (2)Thomas Edison (1)Travis Bradberry (1)Funny Quotes (1)Orson Scott Card (1)Quotations on money (1)Melody Beattie (1)Alibaba Founder (1)Mother Theresa (1)Self-Discipline Quotes (1)Scientists (1)Benjamin Franklin (1)Do the work (1)Sympathy (1)Kofi Annan (1)plato (1)Larry Bird (1)Nick Vujicic (1)Mahatma Gandhi (1)Vincent Nichols (1)Sports Quotes (1)Laurence J. Peter (1)Leadership Quotes (1)Harvey Mackay (1)Gautama Buddha (1)Hard Work Quotes (1)New Year's Quotations (1)Bernard Baruch (1)Positive Thinking Quotes (1)Marriage Quotes (1)Young Jeezy (1)Spirituality Quotes (1)Time management (2)Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav (1)Andrew Shue (1)M.J.Ryan (1)Tom Freston (1)Rod Blagojevich (1)Never give up (2)Quotations on Romance (1)Ferdinand Marcos (1)Mary Kay Ash (1)Mark Frauenfelder (1)Indian Film Actor (1)Hope quotations (1)Courage Quotes (1)James Whitcomb Riley (1)Epictetus (1)Goal Setting Quotes (1)Harriet Stowe (1)John Powell (1)Life Quotes (1)Vision Quotes (1)Robert Breault (1)Jamie Oliver (1)Punctuality skills (1)Conan O Brien (1)Sania Mirza (1)Liz Murray (1)Bobby Scott (1)Farmer (1)Games (1)Angela Merkel (1)Wisdom Quotes (1)Sean Swarner Everest Climber (1)Norman Douglas (1)Paul Watson (1)Sydney J. Harris (1)Abdul Kalam Quotations (1)Intelligence Quotes (1)Walt Disney (1)john dewey (1)Humor Quotes (1)Steven Wright (1)Success quotations (1)Failure quotes (1)Marty Rubin (1)Team work quotes (1)Bill Gates (1)Quotes on Sympathy (1)Daniel Goleman (1)Friendship Quotes (1)Brene Brown (1)Team Building Quotes (1)Never Give Up Quotes (1)Learning Quotes (1)Memorial Day (1)Quotes on Teenage (1)Richard Carlson (1)Chance Quotes (1)William Makepeace Tahckeray (1)Inspiration (3)Og Mandino (1)Jacky Ickx (1)Integrity Quotes (1)Religion Quotes (1)Immigration Quotes (1)Jeff Hawkins (1)Hope Quotes (1)James Altucher (1)Tony Robbins (1)Quotations on Stregnth (1)Management quotes (1)Great Quotes (1)Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1)Hope (1)Alan Greenspan (1)Shannon L. Alder (1)Conrad burns (1)Anthong Foxx (1)Satchel Paige (1)Eric Ripert (1)James Humes (1)Charles Lamb (1)Quotes On Travel (1)Jim Rohn (1)Criss Angel (1)Wilfred Peterson (1)Sports Inspiration (1)Apple CEO (1)Quotes on Truth (1)Ludwig van Beethoven (1)Creativity (1)William Butler Yeats (1)Happiness quotes (1)Women Quotes (1)Emotional Quotes (1)Family Quotes (1)Lee Atwater (1)Inventors (1)Behaviour (1)Business person (1)William Arthur Ward (1)Inspire (2)Quotes (1)Truth (1)Spiritual Leader (1)Rabindranath Tagore (1)Jean Chatzky (1)Quotations on Valentine Day (1)Richard Branson (1)Parents day Quotes (1)Patrick Henry Hughes (1)Punctuality (1)Lou Rawls (1)Narendra Modi (1)Nature Quotes (1)team work (1)Dale Carnegie (1)Glenn Greenwald (1)Gilbert K. Chesterton (1)Marcus Tullius Cicero (1)Aristotle (1)Marvin Bower (1)Indian Successful CEOs (1)No idling (1)Steve Jobs (1)Rick Steves (1)Darell Hammond (1)Jack Ma (1)Legal Quotes (1)Communication Quotes (1)Passion Quotes (1)Humanity (1)Albert Schweitzer (1)Leadership (1)Fitness Quotes (1)Commitment quotes (1)Abraham Lincoln (1)Henry Wheeler Shaw (1)democritus (1)David Levithan (1)Dave Ramsey (1)Groucho Marx (1)Robert Gately (1)Faith quotes (1)Erma Bombeck (1)Madonna Ciccone (1)Change Quotes (1)Health quotes (1)Rick Pitino (1)Nobel Prizes (1)Joseph Addison (1)Yogi Berra (1)Positive Thinking (1)Strength (1)Andrew Carnegie (1)team management (1)Damian Woetzel (1)Douglas Adams (1)Peace Quotes (1)Jane Addams (1)King Solomon (1)Kamal Hassan (1)education quotes (1)Thad Cochran (1)Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1)Brain Tracy (1)Yehuda Berg (1)Soft skills (1)Matt Cartwright (1)Entrepreneur (1)Shaun White (1)Steven Pressfield (1)D.H. Lawrence (1)Dalai Lama (1)H.Jackson Brown (1)A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (1)Romance (1)Do it (3)Rudyard Kipling (1)Parents (1)Amy Schumer (1)James Heckman (1)Brian Acton (1)Achievement (4)Peter drucker (1)New Year (1)Music Quotes (1)Anita Roddick (1)Stephen King (1)encouragement quotes (1)Paul J.Meyer (1)Helen Keller (1)Shari Arison (1)Margaret Heffernan (1)Most Inspirational Quotes (1)M.Scott Peck (1)Invention (1)Randy Pausch (1)Oprah Winfrey (1)Steve Jobs Quotes (1)Sudha Chandran (1)Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1)Honesty Quotes (1)Vera Nazarian (1)Henry J. Kaiser (1)Lucius Annaeus Seneca (1)Motivational Quotes (4)Hard work (3)Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1)Money (1)Suzy Kassem (1)Marathon Racer (1)C. JoyBell C Biography (1)Successful woman (1)Patriotism (1)Henry Ford (1)Alexander Graham Bell (1)God Quotes (1)Joe Morgan (1)Christiane Northrup (1)Virginia Postrel (1)Julia Gillard (1)Failure Management (1)Ernest Hemingway (1)Quotations On Memorial Day (1)Brian Greene (1)Knowledge Quotes (1)Jessica cox (1)Monique Murphy (1)Success (10)Mother Quotes (1)Marathon (1)Hermann Hesse (1)Service (1)Business quotes (1)Aesop (1)Fathers day quotes (1)John F. Kennedy (1)Judy Blume (1)Miguel de Cervantes (1)George Horace lorimer (1)Karin Slaughter (1)Michelle Obama (1)Women (1)Poem (1)William Morris (1)George Bernard Shaw (1)Persistence Quotes (1)Leo Rosten (1)Pallam Raju (1)Tracy Morgan (1)Innovation (1)Quotations on Patriotism (1)Marc Benioff (1)Tom Peters (1)J.K. Rowling (1)Love Quotes (1)Stephen Covey (1)Charles Dickens (1)inspirational quotes (1)Attitude Quotes (1)Time management skills (1)Gerald Chertavian (1)Relationship quotes (1)Naveen Jain (1)