William Shakespeare Quotes


574 William Shakespeare quotes:



"Your lordship, though not clean past your youth, have yet some smack of age in you, some relish of the saltness of time."
"Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety. Other women cloy the appetites they feed, but she makes hungry where most she satisfies."
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Age And Aging Quotes Lovers Quotes
"I have lived long enough. My way of life is to fall into the sere, the yellow leaf, and that which should accompany old age, as honor, love, obedience, troops of friends I must not look to have."
"Doth not the appetite alter? A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age"
"Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame; Youth is hot and bold, age is weak and cold; Youth is wild, and age is tame."
"Crabbed age and youth cannot live together; Youth is full of pleasance, age full of care; Youth like the summer morn, age like winter weather; Youth like summer brave, age like winter bare"
"Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale Her infinite variety, other women cloy"
"I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep out the rest; for there is nothing in the between but getting wenches with child, wronging the ancientry, stealing, fighting"
"My comfort is, that old age, that ill layer-up of beauty, can do no more spoil upon my face"
"My age is as a lusty winter, frosty but kindly."
"When the age is in, the wit is out"
"A good old man, sir. He will be talking. As they say, when the age is in, the wit is out."
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Age And Aging Quotes Talkativeness Quotes
"Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course."
"A wretched soul bruised with adversity,We bid be quiet when we hear it cry;But were we burdened with like weight of pain,As much, or more, we should ourselves complain."
"Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head; And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Find tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, And good in everything."
"Adversity's sweet milk, philosophy"
"Sweet are the uses of adversity; Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head"
"He is the most wretched of men who has never felt adversity."
"Sweet are the uses of adversity."
"Action is eloquence."
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Action Quotes



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