Philip Massinger

Philip Massinger

English dramatist

Lived from: 1583-1640

Quotes: Philip Massinger

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    Immature poets imitate, mature poets steal.
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    Patience, the beggar's virtue, shall find no harbor here.
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    That you can speak so well, and do so ill!
    Source: The Fatal Dowry (1632) 1, 1
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    To doubt is worse than to have lost; And to despair is but to antedate those miseries that must fall on us.
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    True dignity is never gained by place, and never lost when honors are withdrawn.
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    Virtue, if not in action, is a vice.
    Source: The Maid of Honour (1632) 1, 1
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