I am a man more sinned against than sinning.
Quote by Shakespeare
Love looks not with eyes, but with the mind.
But men are men; the best sometimes forget.
And oft, my jealousy shapes faults that are not
Simply the thing that I am shall make me live.
Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness,...
The sun itself sees not till heaven clears.
My comfort is, that old age, that ill layer-up of beauty, can do no more...
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
I am a feather for each wind that blows
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child!
Beauty itself doth of itself persuade, The eyes of men without an orator.
I say there is no darkness but ignorance.
For where is any author in the world, Teaches such beauty as a woman's eye?...
Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.
They are all but stomachs, and we all but food; They eat us hungerly, and...
All lovers swear more performance than they are able, and yet reserve an ability that...
If music be the food of love, play on.
What fates impose, that men must needs abide; It boots not to resist both wind...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate