Quotes

11 November 2014
What have I to give you back, whose worth May counterpoise this rich and precious gift?
11 November 2014
Peace to this meeting, wherefore we are met.
11 November 2014
He who the sword of heaven will bear Should be as holy as severe; Pattern in himself to know, Grace to stand, and virtue go; More nor less to others paying Than by self-offenses weighing. Shame to him whose cruel striking Kills for faults of his own liking!
11 November 2014
O, that's a brave man! he writes brave verses, speaks brave words, swears brave oaths, and breaks them bravely.
11 November 2014
Phebe. Good shepherd, tell this youth what 'tis to love. Silvius. It is to be all made of sighs and tears. ... It is to be all made of faith and service. ... It is to be all made of fantasy, All made of passion, and all made of wishes, All adoration, duty, and observance, All humbleness, all patience, and impatience, All purity, all trial, all observance.
11 November 2014
Fair is foul, and foul is fair, Hover through the fog and filthy air.
11 November 2014
O, now for ever Farewell the tranquil mind, farewell content, Farewell the plumèd troops and the big wars That makes ambition virtue! O, farewell!
11 November 2014
Exit, pursued by a bear.
11 November 2014
Gold? Yellow, glittering, precious gold? ... This yellow slave Will knit and break religions, bless th' accursed, Make the hoar leprosy adored, place thieves, And give them title, knee and approbation With senators on the bench.
11 November 2014
They surfeited with honey and began To loathe the taste of sweetness, whereof a little More than a little is by much too much.

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