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Colley Cibber Quotes

(1671-1757), British Actor-Manager, Playwright

Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.

Category: Absence

Thou strange piece of wild nature!

Category: Eccentricity

You know, one had as good be out of the world, as out of the fashion.

Category: Fashion

Prithee don't screw your wit beyond the compass of good manners.

Category: Jokes And Jokers

Tea! Thou soft, thou sober, sage, and venerable liquid, thou innocent pretence for bringing the wicked of both sexes together in a morning; thou female tongue-running, smile-smoothing, heart-opening, wink-tipping cordial, to whose glorious insipidity I owe the happiest moment of my life, let me fall prostrate thus, and adore thee.

Category: Tea