6 Famous Quotes by John Webster
Call for the robin-red-breast, and the wren,
Since o'er shady groves they hover,
And with leaves and flowers do cover
The friendless bodies of unburied men.
Quotes, by John Webster , Source: The White Devil, or Vittoria Corombona--A Dirge
Prosperity doth bewitch men, seeming clear;
As seas do laugh, show white, when rocks are near.
Quotes, by John Webster , Source: White Devil (act V, sc. 6)
Gold that buys health can never be ill spent,
Nor hours laid out in harmless merriment.
Quotes, by John Webster , Source: Westward Ho (act V, sc. 3, l. 345)
Let guilty men remember, their black deeds
Do lean on crutches made of slender reeds.
Quotes, by John Webster , Source: The White Devil; or, Vittoria Corombona (act V, sc. 6)
I do love these ancient ruins.
We never tread upon them but we set
Our foot upon some reverend history.
Quotes, by John Webster , Source: The Duchess of Malfi (act V, sc. 3)