Sir Philip Sidney Quotes
Alexander received more bravery of mind by the pattern of Achilles, than by hearing the definition of fortitude.
In forming a judgment, lay your hearts void of foretaken opinions; else, whatsoever is done or said, will be measured by a wrong rule; like them who have jaundice, to whom everything appears yellow.
But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stay Invention, Natures child, fled step-dame Studys blows... Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite, Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write.
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.