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Sir John Denham Quotes

(1615-1668), British Poet, Dramatist

Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals.

Category: Ambition

We are never like angels till our passion dies.

Category: Angels

Books should to one of these fours ends conduce, for wisdom, piety, delight, or use.

Category: Books And Reading

Search not to find things too deeply hid; Nor try to know things whose knowledge is forbid.

Category: Knowledge

Nor ought a genius less than his that writ attempt translation.

Category: Translation

Youth, what man's age is like to be, doth show; We may our ends by our beginnings know.

Category: Youth