If you can look into the seeds of time (60) And say which grain will grow and which will not, Speak, then, to me, who neither beg nor fear Your favors nor your hate.
There is occasions and causes why and wherefore in all things.
Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, or to take up arms in a sea of troubles, and by opposing end them?
And yet, to say the truth, reason and love keep little company together now-a-days...
Most dangerous is that temptation that doth goad us on to sin in loving virtue.
Tis time to fear when tyrants seem to kiss.