Wan Government Secondary

Famous quotes containing the words wan, government and/or secondary:

    one pale woman all alone,
    The daylight kissing her wan hair,
    Loitered beneath the gas lamps’ flare,
    With lips of flame and heart of stone.
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)

    It doesn’t matter who you vote for, the government always gets in.
    Graffiti. London (1970s)

    Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)