An overflow of good converts to bad.
Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.
For my part, it was Greek to me.
We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone.
Men's vows are women's traitors!
Alas, I am a woman friendless, hopeless!
I was adored once too.
A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser.
Such as we are made of, such we be.
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything.
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.
I see that the fashion wears out more apparel than the man.
'Tis one thing to be tempted, another thing to fall.
Love is not love that alters when it alteration finds.
'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know not of.
The attempt and not the deed confounds us.
Time and the hour run through the roughest day.