death and taxes, certain as quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to ...
We are not certain, we are never certain. If we were we could reach some conclusions, and we could, at last, make others take us s ...
But I will be
A bridegroom in my death, and run into't
As to a lover's bed.
I will be
A bridegroom in my death, and run into't
As to a lover's bed.
Death and taxes and childbirth! There's never any convenient time for any of them!
[Upon being asked if, in the primitive Hunterdon County, New Jersey, mountain town where she lived, there was "any distinction of ...
For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground
And tell sad stories of the death of kings!
...
My love is as a fever, longing still
For that which longer nurseth the disease;
...
I shall die as my fathers died, and sleep as they sleep; even so.
For the glass of the years is brittle wherein we gaze for a
...
These violent delights have violent ends,
And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,
Which as they kiss consume.
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help