Who is unknown. the brown girl?

Famous quotes containing the words brown girl, girl, unknown and/or brown:

    “I am as brown as brown can be,
    And my eyes as black as sloe;
    I am as brisk as brisk can be,
    And wild as forest doe.
    —Unknown. The Brown Girl (l. 1–4)

    A stranger has come
    To share my room in the house not right in the head,
    A girl mad as birds....
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    Pray you bid
    These unknown friends to’s welcome, for it is
    A way to make us better friends, more known.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    The human body is not a thing or substance, given, but a continuous creation. The human body is an energy system ... which is never a complete structure; never static; is in perpetual inner self-construction and self-destruction; we destroy in order to make it new.
    —Norman O. Brown (b. 1913)