"But why should ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

But why should honor outlive honesty? Let it all go.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Othello, in Othello, act 5, sc. 2, l. 245-6. Having lost his integrity ("honesty") he no longer sees a need to maintain his reputation (as a warrior).
COMMENTS

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

8/4/2021 2:45:55 AM # 1.0.0.669