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Thomas Middleton Quotes

Birth Date: 1580-04-18 (Friday, April 18th, 1580)



    • Hold their noses to the grindstone.
    • I smell a rat.
    • 'Tis slight, not strength, that gives the greatest lift.
    • From thousands of our undone widows One may derive some wit.
    • Wilt make haste to give up thy verdict because thou wilt not lose thy dinner.
    • From the crown of our head to the sole of our foot.
    • That disease Of which all old men sicken,-avarice.
    • Beat all your feathers as flat down as pancakes.
    • How many honest words have suffered corruption since Chaucer's days!
    • By many a happy accident.
    • As old Chaucer was wont to say, that broad famous English poet.
    • 'T is a stinger.
    • There is no hate lost between us.
    • Let the air strike our tune, Whilst we show reverence to yond peeping moon. 15
    • Black spirits and white, red spirits and gray, Mingle, mingle, mingle, you that mingle may. 16
    • All is not gold that glisteneth.
    • As the case stands.
    • On his last legs.
    • How a good meaning May be corrupted by a misconstruction.
    • Justice may wink a while, but see at last.
    • Turn over a new leaf.
    • My nearest And dearest enemy.
    • This was a good week's labour.
    • The world's a stage on which all parts are played.
    • Ground not upon dreams; you know they are ever contrary.
    • Spick and span new.
    • A flat case as plain as a pack-staff.
    • Have you summoned your wits from wool-gathering?
    • As true as I live.
    • A little too wise, they say, do ne'er live long.
    • The better day, the better deed.
    • He who loves the law dies either mad or poor.
    • The worst comes to the worst.
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