God be prais'd, that to believing souls, Gives light in darkness, comfort in despair
Quote by Shakespeare
For precious friends hid in death's dateless night.
Days of absence, sad and dreary, Clothed in sorrow's dark array, Days of absence, I...
This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England, This nurse, this teeming womb of...
Two may keep counsel, putting one away
God made woman beautiful and foolish; beautiful, that man might love her; and foolish, that...
Virtue is bold, and goodness never fearful.
If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not...
Love is a spirit all compact of fire
The painful warrior famous for fight, After a thousand victories, once foil'd, Is from the...
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child!
It would be argument for a week, laughter for a month, and a good jest...
My pride fell with my fortunes.
The most peaceable way for you, if you do take a thief, is, to let...
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
I must be cruel only to be kind
Such as we are made of, such we be.
It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions.
Lord, Lord, how subject we old men are to this vice of lying!
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.