Quotation by Shakespeare

Faith, I have been a truant in the law,
And never yet could frame my will to it,
And therefore frame the law unto my will.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Suffolk, in Henry VI, Part 1, act 2, sc. 4, l. 7-9.

Having neglected study of the law ("been a truant"), he makes his own, since he cannot adapt or bend ("frame") his will to it.
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