Quotation by Shakespeare

Love that comes too late,
Like a remorseful pardon slowly carried,
To the great sender turns a sour offense,
Crying, "That's good that's gone."
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. King of France, in All's Well That Ends Well, act 5, sc. 3, l. 57-60.

Expressing the familiar feeling of realizing that we value a thing only when it is lost.
Surprise me with a
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