Quotation by Shakespeare

'Tis not a year or two shows us a man:
They are all but stomachs, and we all but food;
They eat us hungerly, and when they are full
They belch us.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Emilia, in Othello, act 3, sc. 4, l. 103-6.

"All but" means nothing but; "hungerly" means hungrily.
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