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.