'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end.
Quote by Ben Jonson
Ben Jonson Quotes
To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a...
True friendship consists not in the multitude of friends, but in their worth and value.
Calumnies are answered best with silence
He knows not his own strength that has not met adversity.
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
Art hath an enemy called Ignorance.
Talking is the disease of age.
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless...
Honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times.
I have betrayed myself with my own tongue; The case is altered
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment.
They that know no evil will suspect none.
Apes are apes, though clothed in scarlet.
Soul of the Age! The applause! delight! the wonder of our stage! My Shakespeare, rise;...
Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.
He threatens many that hath injured one.
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need.
There is no greater hell than to be a prisoner of fear.