Honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Ben Jonson Quotes
I am grieved that it should be said he is my brother, and take these...
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
Neither do thou lust after that tawny weed tobacco.
True friendship consists not in the multitude of friends, but in their worth and value.
This is the very womb and bed of enormity.
There is no greater hell than to be a prisoner of fear.
To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a...
I do honour the very flea of his dog.
He threatens many that hath injured one.
I have betrayed myself with my own tongue; The case is altered
They that know no evil will suspect none.
Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow; Best, while...
Language most shows a man, speak that I may see thee.
As he brews, so shall he drink.
Let those that merely talk and never think, That live in the wild anarchy of...
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
Soul of the Age! The applause! delight! the wonder of our stage! My Shakespeare, rise;...
I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth-I only regret, in...
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
If one age believes too much it is natural that another believes too little.