This the curse of service: Preferment goes by letter and affection, and not by old gradation, where each second stood heir to the first.
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'Tis all men's office to speak patience To those that wring under the load of...
For in that sleep of death what dreams may come, When we have shuffled off...
The venom clamors of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog's tooth.
This is the way to kill a wife; with kindness.
Good counselors lack no clients
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be...
O, what a goodly outside falsehood hath!
The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done!
As he was valiant, I honour him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him.
Why this is very midsummer madness.
All the world's a stage and all the men and women merely players.
Love looks not with the eyes but with the mind; and therefore is winged Cupid...
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid...
Every cloud engenders not a storm
Take heed, be wary how you place your words;Talk like the vulgar sort of market...
The voice of parents is the voice of gods, for to their children they are...
Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.
I may neither choose who I would, nor refuse who I dislike; so is the...
Time and the hour run through the roughest day.