All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.
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Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends.
What need I fear of thee? But yet I'll make assurance double sure, and take...
What is past is prologue.
Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness,...
All days are nights to see till I see thee, And nights bright days when...
He is winding the watch of his wit; by and by it will strike.
Action is eloquence.
I had rather have a fool to make me merry than experience to make me...
In time we hate that which we often fear.
Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.
In a false quarrel there is no true valor.
The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.
Every thing that grows Holds in perfection but a little moment
Brevity is the soul of wit.
We are merely cheated of our lives by drunkards
Each substance of a grief hath twenty shadows
Love and reason keep little company together
He does it with better grace, but I do it more natural.
Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.