John Crowne

John
Crowne
c.1640
1712

English Dramatist

Author Quotes

Who stabs my name would stab my person too, did not the hangman's axe lie in the way.

A fool, indeed, hath great need of a title; it teaches men to call him count and duke, and to forget his proper name of fool.

War destroys man, but luxury destroys mankind; at once corrupts the body and the mind.

Author Picture
First Name
John
Last Name
Crowne
Birth Date
c.1640
Death Date
1712
Bio

English Dramatist