Abraham Cowley Quotes

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Life is an incurable disease.
— Abraham Cowley

life

The pleasantest condition of life is in incognito.
— Abraham Cowley
All the good wine of life our drunken youth devours.

youth

But of all pains, the greatest pain it is to love, but love in vain.
— Abraham Cowley
Nothing so soon the drooping spirits can raise,
As praises from the men, whom all men praise.

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A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss; But of all pains, the greatest pain. It is to love, but love in vain.