Opera in English, is about as sensible as baseball in Italian.
Mencken, H. L. quotes
- Vertrauen ist das Gefühl, einem Menschen Vertrauen ist das Gefühl, einem Menschen sogar dann glauben zu können, wenn man weiß, dass man an seiner Stelle gelogen hätte. (Henry Louis Mencken)
- "There’s no half-singing in the shower,… "There's no half-singing in the shower, you're either a rock star or an opera diva." - Josh Groban
- "Love thy neighbor, yet pull not down thy… "Love thy neighbor, yet pull not down thy hedge" - English Proverb
- "I said it in Hebrew – I said it in Dutch… "I said it in Hebrew - I said it in Dutch - / I said it in German and Greek; / But I wholly forgot (and it vexes me much) / That English is what you speak!" - Lewis Carroll