The weariest and most loathed worldly life, that age, ache, penury and imprisonment can lay on nature is a paradise, to what we fear of death.
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Age, I do abhor thee, youth, I do adore thee.
Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this son of York;...
A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
Falsehood falsehood cures
Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
Evermore thanks, the exchequer of the poor
God made woman beautiful and foolish; beautiful, that man might love her; and foolish, that...
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
Use every man after his desert, and who should scape whipping?
Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself.
Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, Grapple them to thy soul with hoops...
They have a plentiful lack of wit
For I can raise no money by vile means.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
When valour preys on reason, it eats the sword it fights with.
The purest treasure mortal times afford, is spotless reputation; that away, men are but gilded...
And oft, my jealousy shapes faults that are not
Women speak two languages - one of which is verbal.
A woman rarely discards one lover - until she is sure of another.
We should always deal cautiously with fire, water, women, foolish people, serpents, and members of...