Quotation by Shakespeare

They ... fleet the time carelessly, as they did in the golden world.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Charles, in As You Like It, act 1, sc. 1, l. 118-9.

The exiled Duke and his followers pass their time free from care, recalling the mythical golden age of man.
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