Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
Reason to rule but mercy to forgive The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Edit this quote...

John Dryden

the outstanding poet and dramatist of the Restoration (1631-1700)

All John Dryden quotes | John Dryden Books

★ FAVORITE (3 votes)

Translation

Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this John Dryden quote with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     

Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"John Dryden Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 4 Sep. 2015. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/2021>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.