"Bow stubborn knees ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Bow, stubborn knees, and heart, with strings of steel, Be soft as sinews of the new-born babe!

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Claudius, in Hamlet, act 3, sc. 3, l. 70-1. Trying to pray for forgiveness for his murder of his brother.