He threatens many that hath injured one.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Ben Jonson Quotes
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
O, for an engine, to keep back all clocks, or make the sun forget his...
They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is,...
Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate...
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow; Best, while...
As he brews, so shall he drink.
Follow a shadow, it still flies you.
Neither do thou lust after that tawny weed tobacco.
He knows not his own strength that has not met adversity.
Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.
If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick.
All discourses but my own afflict me; they seem harsh, impertinent, and irksome
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need.
I do honour the very flea of his dog.
Language most shows a man, speak that I may see thee.
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.