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Peace is a very apoplexy, lethargy: mulled, deaf, sleepy, insensible,
C. iv. 5.
And be no further harmful than in show. K. J. v. 2.
T. N. iii. 2. PEDANTRY.
Idle words, servants to shallow fools,
Unprofitable sounds, weak arbitrators!
He hath ribands of all the colours i’ the rainbow; points more than all the lawyers in Bohemia can learnedly handle, though they come to him by the gross; inkles, caddisses, cambrics, lawns: why, he sings them over, as they were gods or goddesses; you would think, a smock were a sheangel; he so chaunts to the sleeve hand, and the work about the square on't.
W.T. iv. 3. PENITENCE.
By penitence the Eternal's wrath's appeas’d. T. G. v. 4.
And strew'd repentant ashes on his head. K. J. iv. 1.
C. iii. 1. PERCEPTION, Human.
What! are men mad? Hath nature given them eyes,
Cym. i. 7.
H. IV. PT. 1. i. 2.
O thou gun,
Burn the great sphere thou mov'st in! darkling stand
A.C. iv. 13. PERFECTION.
More than report can promise, fancy blazon,
See suitors following, and not look behind. 0. ii. 1. PERIL.
Now happy he, whose cloak and cincture can
K. J. iv. 3.
For mine own part, I have not a case of lives ; the humour of it is too hot, that is the very plain-song of it.
H.V. iii. 2. PERJURY.
the stars down plagues for perjury! L. L. v. 2. PERPLEXITY.
Sure one of you does not serve heaven well ; that you are so crossed.
M. W. iv. 5. PERSECUTION.
O God, defend me! how am I beset!
M. A. iv. 1.
Cym. iii. 2. PERSEVERANCE.
Perseverance, dear my lord,
T.C. iii. 3.
Do not, for one repulse, forego the purpose
T. iii. 3. PERSPECTIVE.
These things seem small, and undistinguishable,
Like far-off mountains turned into clouds. M. N. iv. 1. PERTINACITY.
Nay, I will; that's flat:
C. iii. 2.
my humour; Is it answer'd ? M.V. iv. 1.
Speak of Mortimer !
Pent to linger
C. iii. 3.
H. IV. PT. 1. i. 3.
C. iii. 3.
C. iii. 1.
H. iii. 4.
R.J. üi. 3.
J.C. iv. 3.
H. iii. 2.
0, cry you mercy,
K. L. iii. 4.
K. L. iii. 4.
A.W. ii. 3. We have our philosophical persons, to make modern and
familiar things, supernatural and causeless. A. W. ii, 3. PHRASES. Good phrases are surely, and ever were, very commendable.
H. IV. PT. II. iii. 4. The tevil and his tam ! what phrase is this? M.W.i. 1
If thou could'st, doctor, cast
M. v. 3. PHYSICIAN.
Whose skill was almost as great as his honesty; had it stretched so far, 'twould have made Nature immortal, and
Death should have played for lack of work. A.W.i. 1. PHYSIOGNOMY.
There's no art,
M. i. 1.
T. C. iii. 2. But we will draw the curtain, and show you the picture.
T. N. i. 5. PILGRIMAGE.
Which holy undertaking, with most austere sanctimony, she accomplished.
A.W. iv. 3. PIPING (See also Tool).
Govern these ventages with your fingers and thumb, give it breath with your mouth, and it will discourse most excellent music.
H. iii.2. Why, look you now, how unworthy a thing you make of
You would play upon me; you would seem to know my stops; you would pluck out the heart of my mystery; you would sound me from my lowest note to the top of my compass: and there is much music, excellent voice, in this little organ; yet cannot you make it speak. 'Sblood, do you think I am easier to be played upon than a pipe ?
H. iii. 2. PIRATES PIETY.
Thou concludest like the sanctimonious pirate, that went to sea with the ten commandments, but scraped one out of the table :- Thou shalt not steal.
M. M. i. 2.