O, swear not by the moon, the fickle moon, the inconstant moon, that monthly changes in her circle orb, Lest that thy love prove likewise variable.
The miserable have no other medicine, but only hope.
God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
The golden age is before us, not behind us.
An old man is twice a child.
Love me or hate me, both are in my favour… If you love me, I’ll always be in your heart… If you hate me, I’ll always be in your mind.
A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser.
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.