True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Category Archive: 1572
Affliction is a treasure, and scarce any man hath enough of it.
Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need.
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
This is the very womb and bed of enormity.
He knows not his own strength that has not met adversity.
Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.
And though thou hadst small Latin, and less Greek.
Talking is the disease of age.
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.