John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) Ben Jonson. (15721637) 2043
Have paid scot and lot there any time this eighteen years.
Every Man in his Humour. Act iii. Sc. 3. 2044
It must be done like lightning.
Every Man in his Humour. Act iv. Sc. v. 2045
There shall be no love lost. 1
Every Man out of his Humour. Act ii. Sc. 1. 2046
Still to be neat, still to be drest, As you were going to a feast. 2
Epicæne; Or, the Silent Woman. Act i. Sc. 1. 2047
Give me a look, give me a face, That makes simplicity a grace; Robes loosely flowing, hair as free, Such sweet neglect more taketh me Than all the adulteries of art: They strike mine eyes, but not my heart.
Epicæne; Or, the Silent Woman. Act i. Sc. 1. 2048
That old bald cheater, Time.
The Poetaster. Act i. Sc. 1. 2049
The world knows only two,that s Rome and I.
Sejanus. Act v. Sc. 1. 2050
Preserving the sweetness of proportion and expressing itself beyond expression.
The Masque of Hymen. 2051
Courses even with the sun Doth her mighty brother run.
The Gipsies Metamorphosed. 2052
Underneath this stone doth lie As much beauty as could die; Which in life did harbour give To more virtue than doth live.
Epitaph on Elizabeth, L. H. 2053
Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, And almost every vice,almighty gold. 3
Epistle to Elizabeth, Countess of Rutland.