John Webster Quote

Glories, like glow-worms, afar off shine bright,
But looked to near, have neither heat nor light.


The Duchess of Malfi (1623) act 4, sc. 2

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Glories, like glow-worms, afar off shine bright, But looked to near, have neither heat nor light.

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Glories, like glow-worms, afar off shine bright, But looked to near, have neither heat nor light.

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Glories, like glow-worms, afar off shine bright, But looked to near, have neither heat nor light.

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Glories, like glow-worms, afar off shine bright, But looked to near, have neither heat nor light.