John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) William Shakespeare. (15641616) 1918
When proud-pied April, dressd in all his trim, Hath put a spirit of youth in everything.
Sonnet xcviii. 1919
Still constant is a wondrous excellence.
Sonnet cv. 1920
And beauty, making beautiful old rhyme.
Sonnet cvi. 1921
My nature is subdud To what it works in, like the dyers hand.
Sonnet cxi. 1922
Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments: love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds.
Sonnet cxvi. 1923
T is better to be vile than vile esteemd, When not to be receives reproach of being; And the just pleasure lost which is so deemd, Not by our feeling, but by others seeing.
Sonnet cxxi. 1924
No, I am that I am, and they that level At my abuses reckon up their own.
Sonnet cxxi. 1925
That full star that ushers in the even.
Sonnet cxxxii. 1926
So on the tip of his subduing tongue All kinds of arguments and questions deep, All replication prompt, and reason strong, For his advantage still did wake and sleep. To make the weeper laugh, the laugher weep, He had the dialect and different skill, Catching all passion in his craft of will.
A Lovers Complaint. Line 120. 1927
O father, what a hell of witchcraft lies In the small orb of one particular tear.
A Lovers Complaint. Line 288. 1928
Bad in the best, though excellent in neither.
The Passionate Pilgrim. iii. 1929
Crabbed age and youth Cannot live together.
The Passionate Pilgrim. viii. 1930
Have you not heard it said full oft, A womans nay doth stand for naught?
The Passionate Pilgrim. xiv. 1931
Cursed be he that moves my bones.