Miguel de Cervantes Quotes
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish adventurer, author, & poet (1547 - 1616)
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'Tis said of love that it sometimes goes, sometimes flies; runs with one, walks gravely with another; turns a third into ice, and sets a fourth in a flame: it wounds one, another it kills: like lightning it begins and ends in the same moment: it makes that fort yield at night which it besieged but in the morning; for there is no force able to resist it.
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That's the nature of women, not to love when we love them, and to love when we love them not.
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Everyone is as God has made him, and oftentimes a great deal worse.
Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.
I say that good painters imitated nature; but that bad ones vomited it.
Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
Among the attributes of God, although they are all equal, mercy shines with even more brilliancy than justice.
Delay always breeds danger and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.