Reputation, reputation, reputation! O, I have lost my reputation! I have lost the immortal part of myself, and what remains is bestial
Quote by Shakespeare
The Devil hath power To assume a pleasing shape
We are such stuff as dreams are made of, and our little life is rounded...
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
What is wedlock forced but a hell, an age of discord and continual strife? Whereas...
Perseverance, dear my lord, Keeps honor bright
The stroke of death is as a lover's pinch, Which hurts and is desired.
When valour preys on reason, it eats the sword it fights with.
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale Her infinite variety, other women cloy.
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
He lives in fame that died in virtue's cause.
Love is a spirit all compact of fire
The purest treasure mortal times afford, is spotless reputation; that away, men are but gilded...
He that wants money, means, and content, is without three good friends.
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
They are all but stomachs, and we all but food; They eat us hungerly, and...
Use every man after his desert, and who should scape whipping?
Great floods have flown from simple sources.
I dote on his very absence.
Absence is one of the most useful ingredients of family life, and to dose it...
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is...