John Dryden Quotes About Guilt

Quotes about: Guilt
  • My hands are guilty, but my heart is free.

    John Dryden, C. B., Esquire Charles BATHURST (1852). “Selections from the poetry of Dryden, including his plays and translations. [The editor's preface signed: C. B., i.e. Charles Bathurst.]”, p.94
  • Thoughts cannot form themselves in words so horrid As can express my guilt.

    John Bell, Joseph Addison, Michael Arne, John Banks, John Brown (1792). “British Theatre: Isabella, or, The fatal marriage”
  • Secret guilt by silence is betrayed.

    John Dryden (1808). “The works of John Dryden: now first collected in eighteen volumes. Illustrated with notes, historical, critical, and explanatory, and a life of the author”, p.222

John Dryden

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