Set honor in one eye and death i' the other And I will look on both indifferently; For let the gods so speed me as I love The name of honor more than I fear death.
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To business that we love we rise betime And go to it with delight
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Who can be patient in extremes?
A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
O, she misused me past the endurance of a block.
Literature is a comprehensive essence of the intellectual life of a nation.
Thou has done a deed whereat valour will weep.
Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
I have lived long enough. My way of life is to fall into the sere,...
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.
Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.
I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured...
Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.
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Happy is your Grace That can translate the stubbornness of fortune Into so quiet and...
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Mercy but murders, pardoning those that kill.
Speak me fair in death.
The Christian churches and Christianity have nothing in common save in name: they are utterly...
All men live enveloped in whale-lines. All are born with halters round their necks; but...