Tis woman that seduces all mankind, By her we first were taught the wheedling arts.
Quote by John Gay
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, by keeping men off, you keep them...
Shadow owes its birth to light.
We only part to meet again.
I know you lawyers can, with ease, twist words and meanings as you please
The jury has a right to judge both the law as well as the fact...
Lions, wolves, and vultures don't live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals...
In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
You can only be called a hypocrite if you judge others first.
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
On the choice of friends, Our good or evil name depends.
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self.
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
In beauty, faults conspicuous grow; the smallest speck is seen on snow
A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear,...
No retreat. No retreat. They must conquer or die who've no retreat.
But his kiss was so sweet, and so closely he pressed, that I languished and...
Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And...
The brave love mercy, and delight to save.
Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils...