Famous quotes containing the words town, greenest, lawn and/or systems:
“Speak the speech ... trippingly on the tongue; but if you mouth it ... I had as lief the town crier had spoke my lines. Nor do not saw the air too much with your hand, thus, but use all gently; for in the very torrent, tempest, and as I may say the whirlwind of your passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance that may give it smoothness.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“In the greenest of our valleys
By good angels tenanted,
Once a fair and stately palace
Radiant palacereared its head.
In the monarch Thoughts dominion,
It stood there!”
—Edgar Allan Poe (18091849)
“On the lawn at the villa
Thats the way to start, eh, reader?
We know where we standsomewhere expensive”
—Louis Simpson (b. 1923)
“In all systems of theology the devil figures as a male person.... Yes, it is women who keep the church going.”
—Don Marquis (18781937)