Oft expectation fails, and most oft where most it promises; and oft it hits where hope is coldest; and despair most sits
Quote by Shakespeare
They say miracles are past.
Do you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down...
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined,...
The venom clamors of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog's tooth.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.
Adversity's sweet milk, philosophy
All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have...
Great floods have flown from simple sources.
Go to your bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know
God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
Service is no heritage.
Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.
Do you not know that I am a woman? When I think, I must speak
There's no trust, no faith, no honesty, in men; all perjured, all forsworn, all nought,...
What's done can't be undone.
There's not a note of mine that's worth the noting.
Sorrow breaks seasons and reposing hours, Makes the night morning, and the noontide night
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we...
There is peace and rest and comfort in sorrow