Quotes

11 November 2014
Superfluity comes sooner by white hairs, but competency lives longer.
11 November 2014
When the sun shines, let foolish gnats make sport, But creep in crannies, when he hides his beams.
11 November 2014
For thy desires Are wolvish, bloody, starved, and ravenous.
11 November 2014
A man may see how this world goes with no eyes. Look with thine ears; see how yond justice rails upon yond simple thief. Hark in thine ear: change places, and handy-dandy, which is the justice, which is the thief?
11 November 2014
This is the excellent foppery of the world: that when we are sick in fortune—often the surfeits of our own behaviour—we make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and stars, as if we were villains on necessity, fools by heavenly compulsion, knaves, thieves, and treachers by spherical predominance, drunkards, liars, and adulterers by an enforced obedience of planetary influence.... An admirable evasion of whoremaster man, to lay his goatish disposition on the charge of a star!
11 November 2014
The younger rises when the old doth fall.
11 November 2014
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
11 November 2014
I see, sir, you are liberal in offers. You taught me first to beg, and now methinks You teach me how a beggar should be answered.
11 November 2014
Most potent, grave, and reverend signiors, My very noble and approved good masters.
11 November 2014
Over hill, over dale, Thorough bush, thorough briar, Over park, over pale, Thorough flood, thorough fire; I do wander everywhere Swifter than the moon's sphere.

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