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
She marking them begins a wailing note And sings extemporally a woeful ditty; How love...
Every fair from fair sometime declines
The prince of darkness is a gentleman.
Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet...
There's not one wise man among twenty will praise himself.
The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their...
The earth has music for those who listen.
He wears his faith but as the fashion of his hat.
Is there no respect of place, persons, nor time in you?
Two women placed together makes cold weather.
Reflection is the business of man; a sense of his state is his first duty:...
As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love...
I have a bone to pick with Fate
He that dies pays all debts
Speak low, if you speak love.
What need I fear of thee? But yet I'll make assurance double sure, and take...
Do not tell me, for I've heard it all, there is too much to do...
Tempt not a desperate man.
There are temptations which strong exercise best enables us to resist
Good habits result from resisting temptation