The wind shows us how close to the edge we are.
~ Joan Didion
Ben Jonson Quotes
To speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Art hath an enemy called ignorance.
In small proportions we just beauties see, and in short measures life may perfect be.
They say princes learn no art truly but the art of horsemanship. The reason is the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a prince as soon as his groom.
Leave a kiss but in the cup, and I'll not look for wine.