By William Shakespeare Sonnet 116 William Shakespeare Let me not to the marriage of true mindsAdmit impediments. Love is not […]
The poet admonishes the fair youth, telling him that, in dedicating himself to a single life he makes himself worthless, a nonentity, a nothingness.
By William Shakespeare Lo! in the orient when the gracious lightLifts up his burning head, each under eyeDoth homage to […]
By William Shakespeare Then let not winter’s ragged hand deface,In thee thy summer, ere thou be distilled:Make sweet some vial; […]
By William Shakespeare Those hours, that with gentle work did frameThe lovely gaze where every eye doth dwell,Will play the […]
By William Shakespeare Unthrifty loveliness, why dost thou spendUpon thy self thy beauty’s legacy?Nature’s bequest gives nothing, but doth lend,And […]
By William Shakespeare Look in thy glass and tell the face thou viewest,Now is the time that face should form […]
By William Shakespeare When forty winters shall besiege thy browAnd dig deep trenches in thy beauty’s field,Thy youth’s proud livery, […]