Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
Sir John Vanbrugh (16641726)
Look you, Amanda, you may build Castles in the Air, and fume, and fret, and grow thin and lean, and pale and ugly, if you please. But I tell you, no Man worth having is true to his Wife, or can be true to his Wife, or ever was, or ever will be so.
SIR JOHN VANBRUGH, The Relapse; or, Virtue in Danger, act III, scene ii, Plays, p. 56 (1759). Berinthia is speaking.