” Marrying to increase love is like gaming to become rich, alas, you only lose what little stock you had before. “


” Mistresses are like books, if you pore upon them too much, they doze you and make you unfit for company, but if used discreetly, you are the fitter for conversation by em. “


” Your women of honor, as you call em, are only chary of their reputations, not their persons, and ‘Tis scandal that they would avoid, not men. “


” Women of quality are so civil, you can hardly distinguish love from good breeding. “


” Go to your business, pleasure, whilst I go to my pleasure, business. “


” Bluster, sputter, question, cavil, but be sure your argument be intricate enough to confound the court. “


” Poets, like friends to whom you are in debt, you hate. “



All 7 William Wycherley Quotes about You in picture


Marrying to increase love is like gaming to become rich, alas, you only lose what little stock you had before.
Mistresses are like books, if you pore upon them too much, they doze you and make you unfit for company, but if used discreetly, you are the fitter for conversation by em.
Your women of honor, as you call em, are only chary of their reputations, not their persons, and
Women of quality are so civil, you can hardly distinguish love from good breeding.
Go to your business, pleasure, whilst I go to my pleasure, business.
Bluster, sputter, question, cavil, but be sure your argument be intricate enough to confound the court.
Poets, like friends to whom you are in debt, you hate.

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