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Quotation by Shakespeare
Old Nestor—whose wit was mouldy ere your grandsires had nails on their toes.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Thersites, in Troilus and Cressida, act 2, sc. 1, l. 104-6.
"Wit" = intelligence; Nestor is the oldest of the Greek generals; Thersites is speaking to Achilles and Ajax.
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