Famous quotes containing the word townshend:

    Because Time cannot alter but obey Fate’s laws.
    [Chorus:] Then happy those whom Fate, that is the stronger,
    Together twists their threads, and yet draws hers the longer.
    —Aurelian Townshend (c. 1583–c.1651)

    But neither steele nor stony breast
    Are proof against those lookes of thine,
    Nor can a Beauty lesse divine
    Of any heart be long possest,
    Where thou pretend’st an interest.
    —Aurelian Townshend (c. 1583–c.1651)

    It’s an ordinary day for Brian. Like, he died every day, you know.
    —Pete Townshend (b. 1945)