An oyster may be crossed in love.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)
Source: he Critic. Act iii. Sc. 1.
Contributed by: Zaady
An unforgiving eye, and a damned disinheriting countenance.
Source: School for Scandal. Act v. Sc. 1.
As headstrong as an allegory on the banks of the Nile.
Source: The Rivals. Act iii. Sc. 3.
As there are three of us come on purpose for the game, you won't be so cantankerous as to spoil the party by sitting out.
Source: The Rivals. Act v. Sc. 3.
Certainly nothing is unnatural that is not physically impossible.
Source: The Critic. Act ii. Sc. 1.
Conscience has no more to do with gallantry than it has with politics.
Source: The Duenna. Act ii. Sc. 4.
Egad, I think the interpreter is the hardest to be understood of the two!
Source: The Critic. Act i. Sc. 2.
Had I a heart for falsehood framed, I ne'er could injure you.
Source: The Duenna. Act i. Sc. 5.
The Right Honorable gentleman is indebted to his memory for his jests, and to his imagination for his facts.
Source: Speech in reply to Mr. Dundas. Sheridaniana.
Here's to the charmer whose dimples we prize; Now to the maid who has none, sir; Here's to the girl with a pair of blue eyes, And here's to the nymph with but one, sir.
Source: The School for Scandal
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