I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.
I shall the effect of this good lesson keeps as watchman to my heart.
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
The empty vessel makes the loudest sound.
I say there is no darkness but ignorance.
'Tis not enough to help the feeble up, but to support them after.
Lord, Lord, how subject we old men are to this vice of lying!
Farewell, fair cruelty.
I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano; A stage where every man must play a part, And mine is a sad one.
Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.
Like as the waves make towards the pebbl'd shore, so do our minutes, hasten to their end.
Faith, there hath been many great men that have flattered the people who ne'er loved them.
Parting is such sweet sorrow.
Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear.
Life is as tedious as twice-told tale, vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man.
Exceeds man's might: that dwells with the gods above.
O, what a goodly outside falsehood hath!
O! Let me not be mad, not mad, sweet heaven; keep me in temper; I would not be mad!
How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done!
Let every eye negotiate for itself and trust no agent.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
There's many a man has more hair than wit.