Let those that merely talk and never think, That live in the wild anarchy of drink.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Soul of the Age! The applause! delight! the wonder of our stage! My Shakespeare, rise;...
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
I am grieved that it should be said he is my brother, and take these...
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow; Best, while...
Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.
I have betrayed myself with my own tongue; The case is altered
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless...
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment.
Who casts to write a living line, must sweat
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick.
This is the very womb and bed of enormity.
A good poet's made as well as born.
Leave a kiss but in the cup, and I'll not look for wine.
He knows not his own strength that has not met adversity.
Fortune, that favors fools.
Neither do thou lust after that tawny weed tobacco.
Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.