As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; they kill us for their sport.
Quote by Shakespeare
They are all but stomachs, and we all but food; They eat us hungerly, and...
There is occasions and causes why and wherefore in all things.
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
The gallantry of his grief did put me into a towering passion.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder
There's method in his madness
Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.
Why this is very midsummer madness.
Each substance of a grief hath twenty shadows
To be a well-flavored man is the gift of fortune, but to write or read...
Parting is such a sweet sorrow that I shall say goodnight till it be morrow.
And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.
When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his...
Neither a borrower nor a lender be. For loan oft loses both itself and friend,...
We cannot conceive of matter being formed of nothing, since things require a seed to...
Death is a fearful thing.
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.
We cannot tell the exact moment a friendship is formed; as in filling a vessel...
Friendship doubles our joy and divides our grief.