Your father was ever virtuous, and holy men at their death
have good inspirations; therefore the lott'ry that he hath
devised in these three chests, of gold, silver, and lead- whereof
who chooses his meaning chooses you- will no doubt never be
chosen by any rightly but one who you shall rightly love.
(The Merchant Of Venice)
More Quotes from William Shakespeare:Be sure of it give me the ocular proof.
Like a man made after supper of a cheese-paring when a was naked, he was, for all the world, like a forked radish, with a head fantastically carved upon it with a knife.
There was a time when all the body's members
Rebell'd against the belly; thus accus'd it:
That only like a gulf it did remain
I' th' midst o' th' body, idle and unactive,
Still cupboarding the viand, never bearing
Like labour with the rest; where th' other instruments
Did see and hear, devise, instruct, walk, feel,
And, mutually participate, did minister
Unto the appetite and affection common
Of the whole body.
A little fire is quickly trodden out, Which, being suffered, rivers cannot quench.
Superfluous branches We lop away that bearing boughs may live
He hath a heart as sound as a bell, and his tongue is the clapper for what his heart thinks his tongue speaks.
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