There is no greater hell than to be a prisoner of fear.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Ben Jonson Quotes
As he brews, so shall he drink.
He knows not his own strength that has not met adversity.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak, and to speak well, are two...
Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment.
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
Fortune, that favors fools.
Soul of the Age! The applause! delight! the wonder of our stage! My Shakespeare, rise;...
Who casts to write a living line, must sweat
Let those that merely talk and never think, That live in the wild anarchy of...
Honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times.
They that know no evil will suspect none.
Neither do thou lust after that tawny weed tobacco.
The covetous man never has money; the prodigal will have none shortly.
Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate...
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
He threatens many that hath injured one.
In small proportions we just beauties see; And in short measures, life may perfect be.
This is the very womb and bed of enormity.
Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.