Lions, wolves, and vultures don't live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals of prey, man is the only sociable one. Every one of us preys upon his neighbor, and yet we herd together.
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John Gay Quotes
We only part to meet again.
To cheat a man is nothing; but the woman must have fine parts, indeed, who...
In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the...
When we risk no contradiction, it prompts the tongue to deal in fiction
Shadow owes its birth to light.
On the choice of friends, Our good or evil name depends.
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
What frenzy dictates, jealousy believes
You can only be called a hypocrite if you judge others first.
She who has never loved has never lived.
'While there is life, there's hope,' he cried; 'Then why such haste?' so groaned and...
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them...
The brave love mercy, and delight to save.
Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot...
What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And...
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.