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Christopher Marlowe Quotes

(1564-1593), British Dramatist, Poet

Nature that framed us of four elements, warring within our breasts for regiment, doth teach us all to have aspiring minds.

Category: Ambition

You stars that reigned at my nativity, whose influence hath allotted death and hell.

Category: Astrology

O, thou art fairer than the evening air clad in the beauty of a thousand stars.

Category: Beauty

All places are alike, and every earth is fit for burial.

Category: Burial

Was this the face that launched a thousand ships, and burnt the topless towers of Ileum?

Category: Faces

Is it not passing brave to be a King and ride in triumph through Persepolis?

Category: Glory

Hell hath no limits, nor is circumscrib'd one self place; for where we are is Hell, and where Hell is, there must we ever be.

Category: Hell

What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?

Category: Kings

That perfect bliss and sole felicity, the sweet fruition of an earthly crown.

Category: Leaders And Leadership

Come live with me, and be my love, and we will all the pleasures prove.

Category: Living Together

Who ever loved that loved not at first sight?

Category: Love

Where both deliberate, the love is slight: Who ever lov'd, that lov'd not at first sight?

Category: Love At First Sight

I count religion but a childish toy, and hold there is no sin but innocence.

Category: Religion