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

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

O that he were here to write me down an ass! But, masters, remember that I am an ass; though it be not written down, yet forget not that I am an ass.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Dogberry, in Much Ado About Nothing, act 4, sc. 2, l. 75-8. Keen to have his own stupidity recorded for posterity.