Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment
Quote by Ben Jonson
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need
Calumnies are answered best with silence
There is no greater hell than to be a prisoner of fear.
They that know no evil will suspect none.
Language most shows a man, speak that I may see thee.
They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is,...
Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue.
Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave...
He threatens many that hath injured one.
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need.
And though thou hadst small Latin, and less Greek.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak, and to speak well, are two...
I am grieved that it should be said he is my brother, and take these...
O, for an engine, to keep back all clocks, or make the sun forget his...
Fortune, that favors fools.
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless...
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a...
Apes are apes, though clothed in scarlet.