John Fletcher Quotes

Of all the paths which lead to a woman’s love, Pity’s the straightest.

And he that will to bed go sober, Falls with the leaf still in October.

Drink to-day, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do ‘t to-morrow.

Let’s meet, and either do or die.

That place that does contain My books, the best companions, is to me A glorious court, where hourly I converse With the old sages and philosophers; And sometimes, for variety, I confer With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels; Calling their victories, if unjustly got, Unto a strict account, and, in my fancy, Deface […]

I come fairly to kill him honestly. (“The Little French Lawyer”)

Our acts our angels are, for good or ill, Our fatal shadows that walk by us still.