Like as the waves make towards the pebbl'd shore, so do our minutes, hasten to their end.
Quote by Shakespeare
Silence is the perfectest herald of joy: I were but little happy, if I could...
There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads...
Our foster-nurse of nature is repose
Sweet flowers are slow and weeds make haste
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself Till...
An old man is twice a child.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been,...
Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.
Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet...
I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you, walk with you, and...
To climb steep hills requires slow pace at first.
What, man, defy the devil. Consider, he's an enemy to mankind.
He was ever precise in promise-keeping.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
Speak low, if you speak love.
What is past is prologue.
Speak me fair in death.
I would fain die a dry death.
The purpose of medicine is to prevent significant disease, to decrease pain and to postpone...