There is in true beauty, as in courage, something which narrow souls cannot dare to admire.
Quote by William Congreve
William Congreve Quotes
Music has charms to sooth a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted...
Courtship is to marriage, as a very witty prologue to a very dull play.
To find a young fellow that is neither a wit in his own eye, nor...
Beauty is the lover's gift
Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
I find we are growing serious, and then we are in great danger of being...
If there's delight in love, 'tis when I see That heart, which others bleed for,...
Wit must be foiled by wit : cut a diamond with a diamond
Beauty is the lover's gift.
I know that's a secret, for it's whispered every where.
If this be not love, it is madness, and then it is pardonable.
Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em:...
A wit should be no more sincere than a woman constant.
They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal, according...
She likes herself, yet others hates, For that which in herself she prizes; And while...
A hungry wolf at all the herd will run, In hopes, through many, to make...
Blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, and though a late, a sure reward succeeds
For today and its blessings, I owe the world an attitude of gratitude.
Count your blessings.
Men are slower to recognize blessings than evils.