Italian Playwright Quotes
He who talks much cannot always talk well.
The best thing for a man to do is to be born and, being born, to die at once.
When the ground is soft
It may be worked with any kind of tool.
Giovanni Maria Cecchi
Free is the vote, the right inviolate,
But victory falls to him whose aim is straight.
Woman over money is like the sun upon ice, which is all the time: melting and consuming it.
The man of mark is never appreciated, either in his lifetime or in his own country.
It is better to wear rags in honesty than brocade in dishonor.
Because those, who twit others with their faults, should look at home.
Everyone tends to remember the past with greater fervor as the present gains greater importance.
Quote of the day
Sometimes I want to clean up my desk and go out and say, respect me, I'm a respectable grown-up, and other times I just want to jump into a paper bag and shake and bake myself to death.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon