I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep out the rest; for there is nothing in the between but getting wenches with child, wronging the ancientry, stealing, fighting.
Quote by Shakespeare
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child!
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none; be able for thine enemy rather...
Love and reason keep little company together
You may my glories and my state depose, But not my griefs; still am I...
Is there no way for men to be, but women Must be half-workers?
When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of...
Good luck is often with the man who doesn't include it in his plans
Striving to be better, oft we mar what's well.
Let every eye negotiate for itself and trust no agent.
Striving to better, oft we mar what's well.
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
Neither a borrower nor a lender be. For loan oft loses both itself and friend,...
My revenue is the silly cheat
Truly, I would not hang a dog by my will, much more a man who...
The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.
I am ill at these numbers
Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they...
Adversity's sweet milk, philosophy
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Give advice; if people don't listen, let adversity teach them
How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, But musical...