Though this be madness, yet there is method
Quote by Shakespeare
The gallantry of his grief did put me into a towering passion.
Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.
Literature is a comprehensive essence of the intellectual life of a nation.
Let every eye negotiate for itself and trust no agent.
Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice.
Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon...
When beggars die there are no comets seen; The heavens themselves blaze forth the death...
Praising what is lost Makes the remembrance dear
Alas, I am a woman friendless, hopeless!
Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself Till...
Women may fall when there's no strength in men.
Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, Men were deceivers ever, One foot in sea...
Look, how the floor of heaven Is thick inlaid with patines of bright gold; There's...
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything.
I will beat thee into handsomeness
O, had I but followed the arts!
Talking isn't doing. It is a kind of good deed to say well; and yet...
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.