Holy

Famous quotes containing the word holy:

    Ce corps qui s’appelait et qui s’appelle encore le saint empire romain n’était en aucune manière ni saint, ni romain, ni empire. This agglomeration which called itself and still calls itself the Holy Roman Empire was in no way holy, nor Roman, nor an empire.
    Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694–1778)

    Even the newts are white,

    Those holy Joes.
    And the fish, the fish—
    Christ! they are panes of ice.
    Sylvia Plath (1932–1963)

    Your father was ever virtuous, and holy men at their death have good inspirations.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)