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Facts about Ben Jonson
SummaryBen Jonson was a famous Poet from England, who lived between June 11, 1572 and August 6, 1637. He/she became 65 years old.
Zodiac etc.He/she is born under the zodiac gemini, who is known for Communication, Indecision, Inquisitive, Intelligent, Changeable. Our collection contains 31 quotes who is written / told by Ben, under the main topic Happiness.
Related authors: William Shakespeare
Famous quotes by Ben Jonson (31)
"In small proportions we just beauties see; And in short measures, life may perfect be"
"True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice"
"To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks"
"Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised"
"Let them call it mischief: When it is past and prospered t'will be virtue"
"Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak, and to speak well, are two things"
"Good men are the stars, the planets of the ages wherein they live, and illustrate the times"
"A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless about her house"
"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"
"Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave a kiss but in the cup And I'll not look for wine"
"'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end"
"O, for an engine, to keep back all clocks, or make the sun forget his motion!"