John Gay Quotes
Most popular John Gay Quotes
Envy is a kind of praise.
Youth's the season made for joys.
He best can pity who has felt the woe.
Youth's the season made for joys, love is then our duty.
No author ever spar'd a brother; Wits are game-cocks to one another.
Life is a jest; and all things show it. I thought so once; but now I know it.
Fill every glass, for wine inspires us, And fires us With courage, love, and joy.
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot or a stain but what it can take out.
I know you lawyers can, with ease, Twist words and meanings as you please; That language by your skill made pliant, Will bend to favor ev'ry client.