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John Webster Biography...John Webster (c.1580 – c.1634) was an English Jacobean dramatist best known for his tragedies The White Devil and The Duchess of Malfi, which are often regarded as masterpieces of the early 17th-century English stage. He was a contemporary of William Shakespeare.. English Jacobean dramatist


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Quote Left Vain ambition of kings Who seek by trophies and dead things To leave a living name behind, And weave but nets to catch the wind. Quote Right
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Quote Left Prosperity doth bewitch men, seeming clear; As seas do laugh, show white, when rocks are near. Quote Right
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Quote Left I know death hath ten thousand several doors For men to take their exits. Quote Right
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Quote Left With such a pity men preserve alive Pheasants and quails, when they are no fat enough to be eaten. Quote Right
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Quote Left DUCHESS: Diamonds are of most value, They say, that have past through most jewellers' hands. FERDINAND: Whores, by that rule, are precious. Quote Right
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