"King Richard Lions ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

King Richard. Lions make leopards tame. Mowbray. Yea, but not change his spots.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. King Richard and Mowbray, in Richard II, act 1, sc. 1, l. 174-5. Richard sees himself as a lion, the king of beasts.