John Dryden Quotes About Fame

Quotes about: Fame
  • Fame then was cheap, and the first comer sped; And they have kept it since by being dead.

    John Dryden (1800). “The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works ; Now First Collected, with Notes and Illustrations”, p.226
  • Deathless laurel is the victor's due.

    John Dryden (1854). “The Poetical Works of John Dryden”, p.78

John Dryden

  • Born: August 9, 1631
  • Died: May 12, 1700
  • Occupation: Poet
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