Quotation by Shakespeare

Now, my co-mates and brothers in exile,
Hath not old custom made this life more sweet
Than that of painted pomp?
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Duke Senior, in As You Like It, act 2, sc. 1, l. 1-3.

The banished duke moralizing in the forest of Arden.
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