'Tin Cup' was great because I loved the comedy aspect of it, so that was good.
'Tis Chastity, my brother, Chastity: She that has that, is clad in complete steel.
'Tis God gives skill, but not without men's hand: He could not make Antonio Stradivarius's violins without Antonio.
'Tis a good thing to laugh at any rate; and if a straw can tickle a man, it is an instrument of happiness.
'Tis a strange thing, Sam, that among us people can't agree the whole week, because they go different ways upon Sundays.
'Tis always best to tell the truth. At every crisis, I recommend this as a chief contribution to security in life.
'Tis an awkward thing to play with souls.
'Tis an easier matter to raise the devil than to lay him.
'Tis an old maxim in the schools,
That flattery's the food of fools;
Yet now and then your men of wit
Will condescend to take a bit.
'Tis as easy to be heroes as to sit the idle slaves.
'Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems.
'Tis better to be fortunate than wise.
'Tis better to bear the ills we have than fly to others that we know not of.
'Tis better to enjoy small means in secret,
Than great wealth openly, but with disgrace.
'Tis better to have loved and lost
Than never to have loved at all.
'Tis better to suffer wrong than do it.
'Tis blessed to bestow, and yet,
Could we bestow the gifts we get,
And keep the ones we give away,
How happy were our Christmas day!
'Tis but worldly policy and compliance with men and times (God's mercy overruling) that holds your hands from the murdering of thousands and ten thousands, were your power and command as great as the bloody Roman emperors' formerly was.
'Tis certain that a serious attention to the sciences and liberal arts softens and humanizes the temper, and cherishes those fine emotions in which true virtue and honor consist. It rarely, very rarely happens that a man of taste and learning is not, at least, an honest man, whatever frailties may attend him.