Philip Massinger - Quotes

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Be wise; soar not too high to fall; but stoop to rise. ---->>>

He is not valiant that dares die, but he that boldly bears calamity. ---->>>

Malice scorned, puts out itself; but argued, give a kind of credit to a false accusation. ---->>>

He that would govern others, first should be Master of himself. ---->>>

Patience, the beggar's virtue, shall find no harbor here.

Patience, the beggar's virtue, shall find no harbor here.

Death hath a thousand doors to let out life: I shall find one. ---->>>

Many good purposes lie in the churchyard. ---->>>

True dignity is never gained by place, and never lost when honors are withdrawn. ---->>>

Ambition, in a private man is a vice, is in a prince the virtue. ---->>>

I had not to this time subsisted, but that I was supported by your frequent courtesies and favours. ---->>>

To doubt is worse than to have lost; and to despair is but to antedate those miseries that must fall on us. ---->>>

Let us love temperately, things violent last not. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: 05-02, 1908
Die: 06-27, 1908
Occupation: Dramatist

Philip Massinger (1583 – 17 March 1640) was an English dramatist. His finely plotted plays, including A New Way to Pay Old Debts, The City Madam and The Roman Actor, are noted for their satire and realism, and their political and social themes.(wikipedia)