Temptation is the fire that brings up the scum of the heart.
Quote by Shakespeare
Nothing comes amiss; so money comes withal.
We are such stuff as dreams are made of, and our little life is rounded...
Fishes live in the sea, as men do a-land; the great ones eat up the...
Honesty is not the best policy - merely the safest
It will have blood, they say; blood will have blood.
I am not covetous for gold; but if it be a sin to covet honor,...
When words are scarce they are seldom spent in vain
One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
I am ill at these numbers
Society is no comfort to one not sociable.
How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a...
Your lordship, though not clean past your youth, have yet some smack of age in...
Joy delights in Joy
If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow...
It provokes the desire but it takes away the performance. Therefore much drink may be...
Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.
In time we hate that which we often fear.
Oh God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their...
Friendly counsel cuts off many foes
He will never have true friends who is afraid of making enemies.
It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom...