Mediaeval quotes

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As to honour--you know--it's a very fine mediaeval inheritance which women never got hold of. It wasn't theirs.
"I am enchanted, believe me,
To die, thus,
In this mediaeval fashion,
According to the best legends;
He remained in the grip of a certain devil whom the modern world knows as self-consciousness, and whom the mediaeval, with dimmer ...
The difference between prose logic and poetic thought is simple. The logician uses words as a builder uses bricks, for the unemoti ...
The instincts of merry England lingered on here with exceptional vitality, and the symbolic customs which tradition has attached t ...
The times are so peculiar now, so mediaeval so unreasonable that for the first time in a hundred years truth is really stranger th ...
The hero is commonly the simplest and obscurest of men.
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