There is a tide in the affairs of men <br>Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; <br>Omitted, all the voyage of their life <br>Is bound in shallows and in miseries.

There is a tide in the affairs of men <br>Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; <br>Omitted, all the voyage of their life <br>Is bound in shallows and in miseries.