If I Speak To Thee In Friendship's Name, Thou Think'st I Speak Too Coldly
If I speak to thee in friendship's name,
Thou think'st I speak too coldly;
If I mention love's devoted flame,
Thou say'st I speak too boldly.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852)
-- How shall I woo?
A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- How shall I woo?...
I know not, I ask not, if guilt 's in that heart, I but know that I love thee whatever thou art.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Come, rest in this Bosom...
I speak only for myselves.
Wert thou all that I wish thee, great, glorious, and free, First flower of the earth and first gem of the sea.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Remember Thee...
If thou would'st have me sing and play As once I play'd and sung, First take this time-worn lute away, And bring one freshly strung.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- If Thou would 'st have Me sing and play...
I might have gone to West Point, but I was too proud to speak to a congressman. -- Will Roge
I don't speak for others and they don't speak for me. -- DISCLAIMER
If words could speak, I wonder what they'd say.
I know not how I came into this, shall I call it a dying life or a living death? -- St. Augustine