Francis Beaumont - Quotes

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Envy, like the worm, never runs but to the fairest fruit; like a cunning bloodhound, it singles out the fattest deer in the flock. ---->>>

Nothing's so dainty sweet as lovely melancholy. ---->>>

Faith without works is like a bird without wings; though she may hop with her companions on earth, yet she will never fly with them to heaven.

Faith without works is like a bird without wings; though she may hop with her companions on earth, yet she will never fly with them to heaven.

Oh, love will make a dog howl in rhyme. ---->>>

It is more noble by silence to avoid an injury than by argument to overcome it. ---->>>

You are no better than you should be. ---->>>

Kiss till the cow comes home. ---->>>

There is a method in man's wickedness; it grows up by degrees. ---->>>

The true way to gain much, is never to desire to gain too much. ---->>>

Interest makes some people blind, and others quick-sighted. ---->>>

Bad's the best of us. ---->>>

But what is past my help is past my care. ---->>>

Let no man fear to die, we love to sleep all, and death is but the sounder sleep. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: 1584
Birthplace:
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Playwright
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Francis Beaumont (1584 – 6 March 1616) was a dramatist in the English Renaissance theatre, most famous for his collaborations with John Fletcher. Beaumont was the son of Sir Francis Beaumont of Grace Dieu, near Thringstone in Leicestershire, a justice of the common pleas. His mother was Anne, the daughter of Sir George Pierrepont (d (wikipedia)