Silence In Love Bewrays More Woe Than Words, Though Ne'er So Witty
Silence in love bewrays more woe
Than words, though ne'er so witty:
A beggar that is dumb, you know,
May challenge double pity.
-- Sir Walter Raleigh (1552-1618)
-- The Silent Lover
Passions are likened best to floods and streams: The shallow murmur, but the deep are dumb.
-- Sir Walter Raleigh (1552-1618) -- The Silent Love...
So the heart be right, it is no matter which way the head lieth.
(Executed by beheading.) ~~ Sir Walter Raleigh, d. October 29, 1618...
Though thou canst not forebear to love, forebear to link. -- Sir Walter Raleigh
Cowards [may] fear to die; but courage stout, Rather than live in snuff, will be put out.
-- Sir Walter Raleigh (1552-1618) -- On the snuff of a candle the night before he died, -- Raleigh's Remains, p....
Tis a sharp medicine, but it will cure all that ails you.
-- Sir Walter Raleigh before his beheading...
Goodbye, Blackadder. I'd say 'Bon Voyage', but there's no point.
You'll be dead in three months. ...I love you, Walter....
Win her with gifts, if she respect not words; Dumb jewels often, in their silent kind, More quick than words do move a woman's mind.
-- William Shakespeare...
Silence is more eloquent at times than words.
The last man in the tobacco industry with principle was Sir Walter Raleigh. -- Steve Alle