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Dumb jewels often, in their silent kind,
537 No evil lost is wail'd when it is gone.
The fine's the crown;
Whate'er the course, the end is the renown.
539 Some grief shows much of love; But much of grief shows still some want of wit.
542 Every inordinate cup is unblessed, and the ingre
dient is a devil.
543 Many a man's tongue shakes out his master's undoing.
544 None can cure their harms by wailing them.
545 He wants wit, that wants resolved will.
546 Brave death outweigh's bad life.
547 Beggars, mounted, run their horse to death.
550 Too much to know, is to know nought but fame.
* The end.
551 A surfeit of the sweetest things
The deepest loathing to the stomach brings.
552 Virtue's office never breaks men's troth.
553 There was never yet fair woman, but she made mouths in a glass.
554 Though death be poor it ends a mortal woe.
555 Things, past redress, are past care. 17-ii. 3. 556 What fates impose, that men must needs abide; It boots not to resist both wind and tide.
23-iv. 3. 15-ii. 3.
557 There's daggers in men's smiles. 558 O, 'tis the curse in love, and still approved, When women cannot love where they're beloved.
559 One fire drives out one fire; one nail, one nail; Rights by rights founder, strength by strengths
560 Adversity's sweet milk-philosophy.
561 Better to be disdained of all, than to fashion a carriage to rob love from any.
562 Lies are like the father that begets them.
565 Time goes upright with his carriage.* 1-v. 1.
Too light winning
Makes the prize light.
*Time brings forward all the exposed events, without faltering under his burden.
567 Grace is grace, despite of all controversy.
568 Good counsellors lack no clients.
569 Virtue is bold, and goodness never fearful.
570 Best men are moulded out of faults.
571 Some there be, that shadows kiss; Such have but a shadow's bliss.
572 Every offence is not a hate at first.
573 Fools may not speak wisely, what wise men do foolishly.
574 The mightiest space in fortune nature brings To join like likes, and kiss like native things.
Welcome and unwelcome things at once,
579 Deep malice makes too deep incision.
580 Joy absent, grief is present for that time.
Urge doubts to them that fear.
582 He doth sin, that doth belie the dead. 19—i. 1.
Can justly praise, but what he does affect.
590 Who cannot keep his wealth, must keep his
A prodigal course
Is like the sun's ;† but not like his, recoverable.
592 There is boundless theft in limited professions.
593 Poor suitors have strong breaths.
594 Tavern bills-which are often the parting, as the procuring of mirth.
595 Wishes may prove effects.
596 Let the galled jade wince.
597 Where the offence is, let the great axe fall.
598 Why should honour outlive honesty?
Serves for the matter that is then born in it.
600 There is sense in truth, and truth in virtue.
601 Men are men; the best sometimes forget.
602 Thrift is blessing, if men steal it not.
603 Such as we are made of, such we be.
605 Scorn and derision never come in tears.
606 "Tis sin to flatter.
607 It is needful that you frame the season for your
608 Watching breeds leanness.
609 Who has a book of all that monarchs do, He's more secure to keep it shut than shown.
610 Blood hath bought blood, and blows have an
Strength match'd with strength, and power
"Tis with false sorrow's eye,
Which, for things true, weeps things imaginary.
612 Kindness in women, not their beauteous looks, Shall win my love.
613 Beauty provoketh thieves sooner than gold.
614 Though love use reason for his precisian,* he admits him not for his counsellor.
615 Beauty lives with kindness.†
616 More than our brother is our chastity. 5-ii. 4.
617 A light wife doth make a heavy husband.
Better have none
Than plural faith, which is too much by one.
† Beauty without kindness dies unenjoyed, and undelighting.