We shift and bedeck and bedrape us, thou art noble and nude and antique.
A. C. Swinburne quotes
- "Then his lord, after that he had called him,… "Then his lord, after that he had called him, said unto him, O thou wicked servant, I forgave thee all that debt, because thou desiredst me: / Shouldest not thou also have had compassion on thy fellowservant, even as I had pity on thee? / And his lord was wroth, and delivered him to the tormentors, till he should pay all that was due unto…
- Aforisma di Allen Ginsberg «Ho visto le menti migliori della mia generazione, distrutte dalla pazzia, affamate nude isteriche, trascinarsi nelle strade, all'alba in cerca di droga rabbiosa.»
- "If thou wouldn’t conquer thy weakness… "If thou wouldn't conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it." - William Penn
- "This dream I king Nebuchadnezzar have seen.… "This dream I king Nebuchadnezzar have seen. Now thou, O Belteshazzar, declare the interpretation thereof, forasmuch as all the wise men of my kingdom are not able to make known unto me the interpretation: but thou art able; for the spirit of the holy gods is in thee." - Bible