John Gay

John Gay

The sun was set; the night came on apace, And falling dews bewet around the place; The bat takes airy rounds on leathern wings, And the hoarse owl his woeful dirges sings. /night/ John Gay quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugeny Antonuk Trained people are ordinariness, and trained lions are rare. [06/23/2019 08:06:38] More


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Wer Tiere quält, ist unbeseelt und Gottes guter Geist ihm fehlt, mag noch so vornehm drein er schaun, man sollte niemals ihm vertraun. [06/25/2019 02:06:55] More


Eugeny Antonuk People deserve the thoughts that come to them. [06/23/2019 05:06:40] More


Anatoly Yurkin Loyalty is when you bring plates from a nearby store for an elephant in this China shop. (Anatoly Yurkin) [06/24/2019 07:06:18] More


Anzhelika Miropolceva Life is too short to spend it for illusion of happiness. [06/20/2019 02:06:51] More