When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.
Quote by Shakespeare
Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o'er-fraught heart, and bids...
To business that we love we rise betime And go to it with delight
How well he's read, to reason against reading!
Evermore thanks, the exchequer of the poor
Reflection is the business of man; a sense of his state is his first duty:...
'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know...
Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame;...
'Tis not enough to help the feeble up, but to support them after.
By medicine life may be prolonged, yet death will seize the doctor too.
Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
They do not love that do not show their love. The course of true love...
Farewell, fair cruelty.
So shines a good deed in a weary world.
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
Lawless are they that make their wills their law.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be...
The fashion of the time is changed
I was adored once too.
The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most...
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...