If there's delight in love, 'tis when I see That heart, which others bleed for, bleed for me
Quote by William Congreve
Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a...
Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight.
I confess freely to you, I could never look long upon a monkey, without very...
There is in true beauty, as in courage, something which narrow souls cannot dare to...
Invention flags, his brain goes muddy, and black despair succeeds brown study.
Courtship is to marriage, as a very witty prologue to a very dull play.
Beauty is the lover's gift
No, I'm no enemy to learning; it hurts not me.
He who closes his ears to the views of others shows little confidence in the...
They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal, according...
Beauty is the lover's gift.
Music has charms to sooth a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted...
A hungry wolf at all the herd will run, In hopes, through many, to make...
Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
Nature, to each allots his proper Sphere, But, that forsaken, we like Comets err: Toss'd...
Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em:...
Wit must be foiled by wit : cut a diamond with a diamond
I find we are growing serious, and then we are in great danger of being...
A little disdain is not amiss; a little scorn is alluring.
'Tis well enough for a servant to be bred at an University. But the education...