He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Ben Jonson Quotes
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need
There is no greater hell than to be a prisoner of fear.
Fortune, that favors fools.
Talking is the disease of age.
Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave...
If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick.
I have betrayed myself with my own tongue; The case is altered
Who casts to write a living line, must sweat
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless...
Leave a kiss but in the cup, and I'll not look for wine.
Good morning to the day: and next, my gold! - / Open the shrine that...
They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is,...
Neither do thou lust after that tawny weed tobacco.
All discourses but my own afflict me; they seem harsh, impertinent, and irksome
Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.
'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be...
True friendship consists not in the multitude of friends, but in their worth and value.
Camerado, I give you my hand, I give you my love more precious than money,...
To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may...