John Dyer

c. 1700 - 1758

A Quote by John Dyer on day

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A little rule, a little sway, A sunbeam in a winter's day, Is all the proud and mighty have Between the cradle and the grave.

John Dyer (c. 1700 - 1758)

Source: Grongar Hill. Line 88.

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A Quote by John Dyer

Disparting towers Trembling all precipitate down dash'd, Rattling around, loud thundering to the moon.

John Dyer (c. 1700 - 1758)

Source: The Ruins of Rome. Line 40.

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A Quote by John Dyer on death, health, lies, and men

And he that will this health deny, Down among the dead men let him lie.

John Dyer (c. 1700 - 1758)

Source: Toast: Here’s a Health to the King (published in early part of the reign of George I.).

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A Quote by John Dyer

Ever charming, ever new, When will the landscape tire the view?

John Dyer (c. 1700 - 1758)

Source: Grongar Hill. Line 102

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