"Falstaff What wind ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Falstaff. What wind blew you hither, Pistol? Pistol. Not the ill wind which blows no man to good.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Falstaff and Pistol, in Henry IV, Part 2, act 5, sc. 3, l. 85-6. Pistol brings news that Prince Henry is now King, bending the proverb, "it's an ill wind that blows no man good."