I had rather have a fool to make me merry than experience to make me sad
Quote by Shakespeare
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid...
When words are scarce they are seldom spent in vain
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
She's gone. I am abused, and my relief must be to loathe her
O, she misused me past the endurance of a block.
Every man after his desert, and who shall scape whipping? Use them after your own...
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety. Other women cloy the appetites...
You may my glories and my state depose, But not my griefs; still am I...
What is past is prologue.
Your tale sir, would cure deafness
Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart courage to...
The attempt and not the deed confounds us.
Suit the action to the word, the word to the action.
False face must hide what the false heart doth know.
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.
Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself And falls on the other side
An overflow of good converts to bad.
Speak low, if you speak love.
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child!