"He draweth out ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

He draweth out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Holofernes, in Love's Labor's Lost, act 5, sc. 1, l. 16-17. Describing Armado's extravagant language; "staple" = fiber.
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