The sins of the father are to be laid upon the children.
("The Merchant of Venice")
More Quotes from William Shakespeare:He hath abandon'd his physicians, madam; under whose
practices he hath persecuted time with hope, and finds no other
advantage in the process but only the losing of hope by time.
Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
Nay, he's a flower, in faith- a very flower.
O, this life; Is nobler than attending for a check, Richer than doing nothing for a bribe, Prouder than rustling in unpaid-for silk.
She's gone. I am abused, and my relief must be to loathe her.
Mine honour is my life; both grow in one;
Take honour from me, and my life is done:
Then, dear my liege, mine honour let me try;
In that I live, and for that will I die.
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