The better part of valour is discretion.
Quote by Shakespeare
Is there no respect of place, persons, nor time in you?
Striving to be better, oft we mar what's well.
I am sworn brother, sweet, To grim Necessity, and he and I Will keep a...
There have been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them.
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been,...
Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
We know what we are, but know now what we may be.
Heaven give you many, many merry days! - from The Merry Wives of Windsor
Falsehood falsehood cures
Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids...
In sleep a king, but, waking, no such matter
The time of life is short; to spend that shortness basely were too long
I never see thy face but I think upon hell-fire.
Like a barber's chair that fits all buttocks
To be wise and love exceeds man's might.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
Sorrow breaks seasons and reposing hours, Makes the night morning, and the noontide night.
I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is...
Be happy. Talk happiness. Happiness calls out responsive gladness in others. There is enough sadness...