And virtue, though in rags, will keep me warm.
Quote by John Dryden
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John Dryden Quotes
Tomorrow, do thy worst, for I have lived today.
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.
They think to little who talk to much.
But far more numerous was the herd of such, Who think too little and who talk too much.
How can finite grasp infinity
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.
The gates of Hell are open night and day Smooth the descent, and easy is the way But, to return, and view the cheerful skies In this, the task and mighty labor lies.
Dreams are but interludes that fancy makes... Sometimes forgotten things, long cast behind Rush forward in the brain, and come to mind.
Great wits are sure to madness near allied And thin partitions do their bounds divide.
The conscience of a people is their power.
My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with.
Facts matter. Science matters. Reason matters. Mitt Romney has shown an inability to respect any of the three. President Barack Obama not only respects them, he relies on them. He is an overwhelming and unquestioned choice to continue as president.
It is Barack Obama who is at war with this country. Recent events prove it. This is not a cliche. It's not a figure of speech. Obama is at war with the U.S. economy.
If you fail to know the reason of anything you do, the reason will surely pay its dues.
Conservatism has had from its inception vigorously positive, intellectually rigorous agenda and thinking. That agenda should have in my three pillars: strengthen the economy, strengthen our security, and strengthen our families.
I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
Because with courage and conviction I believe we can deliver a more flexible, adaptable and open European Union in which the interests and ambitions of all its members can be met.
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.