Reflection is the business of man; a sense of his state is his first duty: but who remembereth himself in joy? Is it not in mercy then that sorrow is allotted unto us?
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Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself.
A good old man, sir. He will be talking. As they say, when the age...
I may neither choose who I would, nor refuse who I dislike; so is the...
The better part of valour is discretion.
Then a soldier, Full of strange oaths and bearded like the pard, Jealous in honor,...
O curse of marriage that we can call these delicate creatures ours and not their...
My comfort is, that old age, that ill layer-up of beauty, can do no more...
Every one can master a grief but he that has it
He does it with better grace, but I do it more natural.
When words are scarce they are seldom spent in vain
Ay me! for aught that ever I could read, could ever hear by tale or...
Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange...
Drink some wine ere you go: fare you well.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
There is special providence in the fall of a sparrow
He was ever precise in promise-keeping.
Striving to better, oft we mar what's well.
I will praise any man that will praise me.
The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their...
And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.