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BEN JONS ON.
And I will pledge with mine;
The Sweet Neglect.
Give me a look, give me a face,
Good Life, Long Life.
In small proportion we just beauties see, And in short measures life may perfect be.
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Xutieal irpootyepovaa, ir?J)pov ipifa/fiuiuv rd ^KTru^a, nal Ovtu? didov.
Philostratus, Letter ssh.
Epitaph on Elizabeth.
Epitaph on the Countess of Pembroke.
To the Memory of Shakespeare. Soul of the age! The applause! delight! the wonder of our stage! My Shakespeare rise.
Small Latin, and less Greek.
He was not of an age, but for all time.
Sweet swan of Avon!
Every Man in his Humor. Act ii. Sc. 3. Get money; still get money, boy; No matter by what means.
Letter to Ben Jonson.
What things have we seen Done at the Mermaid! heard words that have been So nimble and so full of subtle flame, As if that every one from whence they came Had meant to put his whole wit in a jest, And resolved to live a fool the rest Of his dull life.
Die'because a woman 's fair?
'Cause another's rosy are?
If she be not so to me,
What care I how fair she be?'
* Shall I like a hermit dwell
Attributed to Sir Walter Raleigh. THOMAS CAREW.
Or a coral lip admires,
Fuel to maintain his fires;
Conquest by Flight.
Emblems. Book ii. 2.
Book ii. Epigram 10. This house is to be let for life or years; Her rent is sorrow, and her income tears; Cupid 't has long stood void; her bills make known, She must be dearly let, or let alone.
Moral Reflections on the Wind. Except wind stands as never it stood, It is an ill wind turns none to good.
Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry.
* Merry swithc it is in hiille, When the beards waveth alle.
1 Age of Alexander. Adam Davie? V1V2.