John Dryden

(1631 - 1700 / England)

Happy the man Poem by John Dryden


Happy the man, and happy he alone,
He who can call today his own:
He who, secure within, can say,
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  • Rookie - 22 Points Marko Duvnjak (1/21/2015 3:13:00 AM)

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  • Rookie Tobias Carolus (3/6/2010 1:02:00 PM)

    Is this written by John Dryden or is this translated by John Dryden from Horace's original latin text? (Report) Reply

    Rookie - 22 Points Marko Duvnjak (1/21/2015 3:12:00 AM)

    Do you think it would rhyme perfectly if it was translated from Latin? I think not.

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