Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.
Quote by Shakespeare
Look down you gods, and on this couple drop a blessed crown.
Your tale sir, would cure deafness
Light seeking light doth light of light beguile.
All lovers swear more performance than they are able, and yet reserve an ability that...
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.
Lord, Lord, how subject we old men are to this vice of lying!
If you have tears, prepare to shed them now.
Such duty as the subject owes the prince, Even such a woman oweth to her...
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
Virtue itself scapes not calumnious strokes.
I would fain die a dry death.
Perseverance, dear my lord, Keeps honor bright
Nothing comes amiss; so money comes withal.
Like as the waves make towards the pebbl'd shore, so do our minutes, hasten to...
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
You may my glories and my state depose, But not my griefs; still am I...
I try to forget what happiness was, and when that don't work, I study the...
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you...