Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
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For a quart of Ale is a dish for a King
Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.
A good old man, sir. He will be talking. As they say, when the age...
I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you, walk with you, and...
Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know.
The friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, grapple them to thy soul with hoops...
The purest treasure mortal times afford, is spotless reputation; that away, men are but gilded...
The quality of mercy is not strained; It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven...
Something is rotten in the state of Denmark
Great floods have flown from simple sources.
Nothing can come of nothing.
The venom clamors of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog's tooth.
Every cloud engenders not a storm
There have been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them.
I am sworn brother, sweet, To grim Necessity, and he and I Will keep a...
Look down you gods, and on this couple drop a blessed crown.
Happy is your Grace That can translate the stubbornness of fortune Into so quiet and...
Though age from folly could not give me freedom, It does from childishness.
I believe the true function of age is memory. I'm recording as fast as I...
I am thirty-three - the age of the good Sans-culotte Jesus; an age fatal to...
A good sermon should be like a woman's skirt: short enough to arouse interest but...