Talking is the disease of age.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment
Follow a shadow, it still flies you.
Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
He threatens many that hath injured one.
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
Calumnies are answered best with silence
Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate...
Soul of the Age! The applause! delight! the wonder of our stage! My Shakespeare, rise;...
I have betrayed myself with my own tongue; The case is altered
Leave a kiss but in the cup, and I'll not look for wine.
Let those that merely talk and never think, That live in the wild anarchy of...
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be...
Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave...
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow; Best, while...
In small proportions we just beauties see; And in short measures, life may perfect be.
He knows not his own strength that has not met adversity.
They that know no evil will suspect none.