ROSS You must have patience, madam. LADY MACDUFF He had none: His flight was madness: when our actions do not, Our fears do make us traitors.
William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)
Source: Macbeth, Act 4, Scene 2.
Contributed by: Zaady
By the apostle Paul, shadows tonight Have struck more terror to the soul of Richard Than can the substance of ten thousand soldiers.
Source: KING RICHARD III, Act 5, Scene 3
Poor and content is rich and rich enough.
Source: OTHELLO, Act 3, Scene 3
All is well ended if this suit be won. That you express content; which we will pay, With strife to please you, day exceeding day.
Source: All’s Well That Ends Well, Act 5, scene 3
I praise God for you, sir: your reasons at dinner have been sharp and sententious; pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, audacious without impudency, learned without opinion, and strange with-out heresy.
Source: Love’s Labours Lost, Act 5, scene 1.
Golden lads and girls all must, As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.
Source: Cymbeline, Act: II Scene: ii
I will live in thy heart, die in thy lap, and be buried in thy eyes; and moreover I will go with thee to thy uncle's.
Source: Much Ado About Nothing, Benedict in Act IV, Scene ii, last lines
Company, villanous company, hath been the spoil of me.
Source: King Henry IV, Part i, Act 3, Scene 3
Comparisons are odorous.
Source: Much Ado About Nothing
Men judge by the complexion of the sky The state and inclination of the day:
Source: King Richard II, Act 3, Scene 2
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