Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood
Quote by Shakespeare
Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.
I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep...
If music be the food of love, play on.
In the corrupted currents of this word offence's gilded hand may solve by justice, and...
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale Her infinite variety, other women cloy.
'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know...
But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit
The worst is death, and death will have his day.
If we are marked to die, we are enough to do our country loss; and...
Beggars mounted run their horses to death.
Every fair from fair sometime declines
Be thou familiar, but by no means vulgar.
A gentleman that loves to hear himself talk, will speak more in a minute than...
Silence is the perfectest herald of joy: I were but little happy, if I could...
Death where is thy sting? Love, where is thy glory?
Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness,...
Then let thy love be younger than thyself, Or thy affection cannot hold the bent
He that loves to be flattered is worthy o' the flatterer.
Like as the waves make towards the pebbl'd shore, so do our minutes, hasten to...
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.