She likes herself, yet others hates, For that which in herself she prizes; And while she laughs at them, forgets She is the thing that she despises
Quote by William Congreve
A wit should be no more sincere than a woman constant.
If there's delight in love, 'tis when I see That heart, which others bleed for,...
Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em:...
If this be not love, it is madness, and then it is pardonable.
Uncertainty and expectation are the joys of life. Security is an insipid thing, through the...
Blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, and though a late, a sure reward succeeds
Fear comes from uncertainty. When we are absolutely certain, whether of our worth or worthlessness,...
No, I'm no enemy to learning; it hurts not me.
Uncertainty and expectation are the joys of life. Security is an insipid thing.
He who closes his ears to the views of others shows little confidence in the...
You are a woman: you must never speak what you think; your words must contradict...
Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight.
Wit must be foiled by wit: cut a diamond with a diamond.
I know that's a secret, for it's whispered every where.
Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a...
Wit must be foiled by wit : cut a diamond with a diamond
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Wit is the fetching of congruity out of incongruity
Wit is educated insolence.