"O God that ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

O God, that one might read the book of fate, And see the revolution of the times Make mountains level, and the continent, Weary of solid firmness, melt itself Into the sea.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. King Henry, in Henry IV, Part 2, act 3, sc. 1, l. 45-9. Gloomily expecting one calamity after another.