Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
Quote by Shakespeare
Our bodies are our gardens to which our wills are gardeners.
Death is a fearful thing.
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been,...
For a quart of Ale is a meal for a King.
In the corrupted currents of this word offence's gilded hand may solve by justice, and...
Love's best habit is a soothing tongue
'Tis not enough to help the feeble up, but to support them after.
Lord, what fools these mortals be.
Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet...
Listen to many, speak to a few.
God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
Love bears it out even to the edge of doom.
But like of each thing that in season grows.
The saying is true, The empty vessel makes the greatest sound
Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet...
There's not one wise man among twenty will praise himself.
Every cloud engenders not a storm
Whoever is able to write a book and does not, it is as if he...
Literature exists so that where one man has lived finely ten thousand may afterward live...