For who can forbear to laugh at the bare idea of an Irish bull?
If you love sack, forbear; for this course will never bring you a drop.
She could not forbear asking what it was that touched him so much.
Dearest Madam, forbear for the present: I am but in my noviciate.
Let men agree to differ, and, when they do differ, bear and forbear.
But I forbear to dwell on that ...