A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear, hath not such a contempt for roguery as you imagine.
Quote by John Gay
The brave love mercy, and delight to save.
'While there is life, there's hope,' he cried; 'Then why such haste?' so groaned and...
The jury has a right to judge both the law as well as the fact...
We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the...
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
You can only be called a hypocrite if you judge others first.
What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And...
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them...
Tis woman that seduces all mankind, By her we first were taught the wheedling arts.
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
Lions, wolves, and vultures don't live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals...
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
I must have women - there is nothing unbends the mind like them.
But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed, that I languished and...
No retreat. No retreat. They must conquer or die who've no retreat.
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
Praising all alike, is praising none
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self.
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot...
Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils...