King Lear Quotes

Where I could not be honest, I never yet was valiant

Friday, April 29th, 2011
King Lear sculpture

GONERIL:
I had rather lose the battle than that sister
Should loosen him and me.

ALBANY:
Our very loving sister, well be-met.
Sir, this I hear; the king is come to his daughter…

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Come not between the dragon and his wrath

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010
dragon

I loved her most, and thought to set my rest
On her kind nursery. Hence, and avoid my sight!
So be my grave my peace, as here I give
Her father’s heart from her! Call France; who stirs?
Call Burgundy. Cornwall and Albany…

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