"Nor stony tower ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
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Nor stony tower, nor walls of beaten brass, Nor airless dungeon, nor strong links of iron, Can be retentive to the strength of spirit.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Cassius, in Julius Caesar, act 1, sc. 3, l. 93-5. Trying to persuade Casca that they will have no freedom under Caesar.
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