Best quotes by the English Poet Ben Jonson

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To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks. BEN JONSON

He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity BEN JONSON

He threatens many that hath injured one. BEN JONSON

True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice. BEN JONSON



Blueness does express trueness. BEN JONSON

If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick BEN JONSON

Weigh the meaning and look not at the words. BEN JONSON

All concord's born of contraries. BEN JONSON

They that know no evil will suspect none. BEN JONSON

O, for an engine, to keep back all clocks, or make the sun forget his motion! BEN JONSON

'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end. BEN JONSON

If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick. BEN JONSON

We are persons of quality, I assure you, and women of fashion, and come to see and to be seen. BEN JONSON

A new disease? I know not, new or old, but it may well be called poor mortals plague for, like a pestilence, it does infect the houses of the brain till not a thought, or motion, in the mind, be free from the black poison of suspect. BEN JONSON
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When a virtuous man is raised, it brings gladness to his friends, grief to his enemies, and glory to his posterity. BEN JONSON
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They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is, the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a prince as soon as his groom. BEN JONSON


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To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks. BEN JONSON

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To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks. BEN JONSON

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'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end. BEN JONSON

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If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick BEN JONSON

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