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" Noble madam, Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues We write in water. "
The Etonian - Página 219
1821
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - 1996 - 865 páginas
..."So may he rest, his faults lie gently on him" (IV, ii, 31). Griffith adds a reflection of his own: Men's evil manners live in brass, their virtues We write in water. (IV, ii. 45^t6) His words are reminiscent of Antony's oration over the body of Julius Caesar: The evil...
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Doc Holliday

Matt Braun - 1997 - 320 páginas
..."Notoriety." "And of course, I've read of your exploits." "To my great regret," Holliday said affably. " 'Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water.' " "King Henry the Eighth!" Langrishe marveled. "A man of letters who lives by the sword. You must pardon...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1997 - 625 páginas
...dramatist, poet. Hamlet, in Hamlet, act 3, SC.4, I. 151 (1604). Speaking to his mother Gertrude. 4 Men's evil manners live in brass, their virtues We write in water. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, (1564-1616) British dramatist, poet. Griffith, in King Henry VIII, act 4, sc....
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - 1998 - 669 páginas
...zeal I served my king, he would not in mine age Have left me naked to mine enemies. 10273 Henry VIII he White Man's burden Send forth the best ye breed Go, bind your s 10274 Henry ViII Some come to take their ease And sleep an act or two. 10275JuliusCaesar Why, man,...
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The Malcontent

John Marston - 1999 - 171 páginas
...note: 'the Latin proverb is scribit in marmore laesus' — and Shakespeare, Henry VIII, 1v. ii. 45-6: 'Men's evil manners live in brass: their virtues / We write in water'. 52. corse (Qq. course)] corpse. Ferr. A most fine brain- trick. Ceho. (Tacite) Of a most cunning knave....
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The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde: Poems and poems in prose

Oscar Wilde, Russell Jackson, Ian Small, Bobby Fong - 2000 - 333 páginas
...read 'Here lies one whose name was writ in water' — from Shakespeare's Henry VIII, 1v. ii. 45-6: 'Men's evil manners live in brass, their virtues | We write in water'. 13. Echoes Thomas Moore's 'Oh! Breathe Not His Name', 7-8: 'And the tear that we shed, though in secret...
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The Wild Ones

Matt Braun - 2002 - 277 páginas
...hurting yourself, and I hate to see you like this. Won't you please stop ... for me?" Fontaine grunted. " 'Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water.' I believe the Bard penned the Une for me. Yes, indeed, quite apropos." Lillian was reduced to silence....
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The Rake: Lessons in Love

Suzanne Enoch - 2009 - 384 páginas
...evening. And if his suspicions were correct, the mayhem had only just begun. Chapter 4 Noble madam, Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues We write in water. —Henry VIII, Act IV, Scene ii Georgi ana's friends pounced on her as soon as she reached the edge...
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Ends and Odds: Eight New Dramatic Pieces

Samuel Beckett, Peter H. Gibbon - 1976 - 128 páginas
...notes, "She chose to forgo security for the sake of a vision." Nine TALKING TO STUDENTS ABOUT HEROES Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues We write in water. — Shakespeare, King Henry VIII Who' ere excels in what we prize, Appears a hero in our eyes. —...
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Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama: Volume I

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 2004 - 592 páginas
...tragedy. In act v. 1 we have " Men's injuries we write in brass," which brings to mind Shakespeare's line, "Men's evil manners live in brass, their virtues we write in water." (Cumberland reproduced this drama, with some alterations, in 1780). Duke Combe, William Combe, author...
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