Talking is the disease of age.
Quote by Ben Jonson
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless...
He threatens many that hath injured one.
In small proportions we just beauties see; And in short measures, life may perfect be.
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
As he brews, so shall he drink.
Apes are apes, though clothed in scarlet.
Neither do thou lust after that tawny weed tobacco.
Fortune, that favors fools.
And though thou hadst small Latin, and less Greek.
Follow a shadow, it still flies you.
They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is,...
Who casts to write a living line, must sweat
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak, and to speak well, are two...
Calumnies are answered best with silence
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow; Best, while...
Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate...
They that know no evil will suspect none.
I am grieved that it should be said he is my brother, and take these...
We are bound no longer by the straitjacket of the past and nowhere is the...
Women swallow at one mouthful the lie that flatters, and drink drop by drop the...