Colley Cibber Quotes

Prithee don't screw your wit beyond the compass of good manners.
Colley Cibber (1671-1757), British actor-manager, playwright. Narcissa, in Love's Last Shift, act 2, sc. 1.
You know, one had as good be out of the world, as out of the fashion.
Colley Cibber (1671-1757), British actor-manager, playwright. repr. In Dramatic Works (1966). Narcissa, in Love's Last Shift, act 2, sc. 1 (1696). The proverb can be dated back to 1639.