Famous quotes containing the words mercy and/or west:
“Wilt thou draw near the nature of the gods?
Draw near them then in being merciful.
Sweet mercy is nobilitys true badge.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“It was in and about the Martinmas time,
When the green leaves were afalling,
That Sir John Graeme, in the West Country,
Fell in love with Barbara Allan.”
—Unknown. Bonny Barbara Allan (l. 14)