allan-a-dale quotes - 10 of
A poore widow, some deal stape in age,
Was whilom dwelling in a narrow cottage, Beside a grove, standing in a dale.
And then having ended this merry wedding,
The bride looked as fresh as a queen; ...
A doctor is fascinated by death, and pain. And how much pain a man can endure.
And this mighty master of the organ of language, who knew its every stop and pipe, who could awaken at will the thin silver tones
Sometimes I wake at night in the White House and rub my eyes and wonder if it is not all a dream.
A wet sheet and a flowing sea,
A wind that follows fast ...
It is a natural virtue incident to our sex to be pitiful of those that are afflicted.
Do you know what a soldier is, young man? He's the chap who makes it possible for civilised folk to despise war.
Is all that we see or seem
But a dream within a dream?
All that we see or seem
Is but a dream within a dream.
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