John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
(continued) William Shakespeare. (15641616) 852
Out of my lean and low ability I ll lend you something.
Twelfth Night. Act iii. Sc. 4. 1 853
Out of the jaws of death. 2
Twelfth Night. Act iii. Sc. 4. 3 854
As the old hermit of Prague, that never saw pen and ink, very wittily said to a niece of King Gorboduc, That that is, is.
Twelfth Night. Act iv. Sc. 2. 855
Clo. What is the opinion of Pythagoras concerning wild fowl? Mal. That the soul of our grandam might haply inhabit a bird.
Twelfth Night. Act iv. Sc. 2. 856
Thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges.
Twelfth Night. Act v. Sc. 1. 857
For the rain it raineth every day.
Twelfth Night. Act v. Sc. 1. 858
They say we are Almost as like as eggs.
The Winters Tale. Act i. Sc. 2. 859
What s gone and what s past help Should be past grief.
The Winters Tale. Act iii. Sc. 2. 860
A snapper-up of unconsidered trifles.
The Winters Tale. Act iv. Sc. 3. 4 861
A merry heart goes all the day, Your sad tires in a mile-a.
The Winters Tale. Act iv. Sc. 3. 862 O Proserpina, For the flowers now, that frighted thou letst fall From Diss waggon! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Junos eyes Or Cythereas breath; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phbus in his strength,a malady