While his off-heel, insidiously aside, Provokes the caper which he seems to chide.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)
Source: Pizarro. The Prologue.
Contributed by: Zaady
You are not like Cerberus, three gentlemen at once, are you?
Source: The Rivals. Act iv. Sc. 2.
You 're our enemy; lead the way, and we 'll precede.
Source: The Rivals. Act v. Sc. 1.
Such protection as vultures give to lambs.
Source: Pizarro. Act ii. Sc. 2.
'T is safest in matrimony to begin with a little aversion.
Source: The Rivals. Act i. Sc. 2.
I own the soft impeachment.
Source: The Rivals. Act v. Sc. 3.
If I reprehend anything in this world, it is the use of my oracular tongue, and a nice derangement of epitaphs!
Source: The Rivals. Act iii. Sc. 3.
Illiterate him, I say, quite from your memory.
Inconsolable to the minuet in Ariadne.
Source: The Critic. Act ii. Sc. 2.
My valour is certainly going! it is sneaking off! I feel it oozing out, as it were, at the palm of my hands!
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