We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.
Necessity, the mother of invention
Grant me some wild expressions, Heavens, or I shall burst.
Cos. Pray now, what may be that same bed of honour? Kite. Oh, a mighty large bed! bigger by half than the great bed at Ware: ten thousand people may lie in it together, and never feel one another.
Spare all I have, and take my life.
Money is the sinews of love, as of war.
Charming women can true converts make, We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
Poetry is a mere drug, Sir.
I have fed purely upon ale; I have eat my ale, drank my ale, and I always sleep upon ale.
When the blind lead the blind, no wonder they both fall into - matrimony.
There is no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
There's no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
Crimes, like virtues, are their own rewards.