Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate the times.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Ben Jonson Quotes
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment.
There is no greater hell than to be a prisoner of fear.
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment
Fortune, that favors fools.
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow; Best, while...
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
Good morning to the day: and next, my gold! - / Open the shrine that...
This is the very womb and bed of enormity.
Leave a kiss but in the cup, and I'll not look for wine.
'Twas only fear first in the world made gods.
'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be...
Talking is the disease of age.
I do honour the very flea of his dog.
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
O, for an engine, to keep back all clocks, or make the sun forget his...
Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave...
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need.
Apes are apes, though clothed in scarlet.
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless...