"You ever Have wished ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

You ever Have wished the sleeping of this business, never desired It to be stirred, but oft have hindered, oft The passages made toward it.

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. King Henry, in Henry VIII, act 2, sc. 4, l. 163-6. The "business" is the divorce proceeding against Katherine of Aragon.