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Whitney's Choice of Emblemes 183a

Qui me alit me extinguit

Even as the waxe dothe feede, and quenche the flame,
So, love gives life; and love, dispaire doth give:
The godlie love, doth lovers croune with fame:
The wicked love, in shame dothe make them live.
   Then leave to love, or love as reason will,
   For, lovers lewde doe vainlie languishe still.