Woman Thou Art

Famous quotes containing the words thou art, woman, thou and/or art:

    Thou art e’en as just a man
    As e’er my conversation coped withal.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    You prefer a woman under the earth,
    you heap roses above a grave;
    a woman under the earth
    is safe,
    a woman dead
    is beloved.
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)

    All things by immortal power,
    Near and Far
    Hiddenly
    To each other linked are,
    That thou canst not stir a flower
    Without troubling of a star.
    Francis Thompson (1859–1907)

    An aphorism, honestly stamped and molded, has not yet been “deciphered” once we have read it over; rather, its exegesis—for which an art of exegesis is needed—has only just begun.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)