As fast as they are made, forgot as soon As done : perseverance, dear my lord, Keeps honour bright : to have done is to hang Quite out of fashion, like a rusty mail In monumental mockery. Take the instant way ; For honour travels in a strait so narrow... The Plays of William Shakespeare - Page 65by William Shakespeare - 1804Full view
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Marshall McLuhan - 1962 - 293 pages
...roles and ratios is suddenly succeeded by a new lineal world, as in Troilus and Cressida (III, iii) : Take the instant way; For honour travels in a strait...hedge aside from the direct forthright, Like to an ent'red tide, they all rush by, And leave you hindmost; Cordelia exactly reflects the idea of the Reformers...