Thomas Love Peacock

Thomas Love Peacock

English author, best known for his humorous short novels
Man yields to death; and man's sublimest works
Must yield at length to Time.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Time is lord of thee:
Thy wealth, thy glory, and thy name are his.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
... where the Greeks had modesty, we have cant; where they had poetry, we have cant; where they had patriotism, we have cant; where they had anything that exalts, delights, or adorns humanity, we have nothing but cant, cant, cant.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a bowl to sea went wise men three,
On a brilliant night of June:
They carried a net, and their hearts were set
On fishing up the moon.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I like the immaterial world. I like to live among thoughts and images of the past and the possible, and even of the impossible, now and then.More Thomas Love Peacock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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