"The Galilean is ..." Quote of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The Galilean is not a favourite of mine. So far from owing him any thanks for his favour, I cannot avoid confessing that I owe a secret grudge to his carpentership.

Percy Bysshe Shelley
Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), British poet. Letter, April 24, 1811. The Letters of Percy Bysshe Shelley, vol. 1, ed. Frederick L. Jones (1964).