QOTD category archive
Phryne had no use for guilt. It prevented sensible action.
Greenwood, Kerry, Queen of the Flowers (Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press, 2008), p. 150.
I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts
She prized small courtesies, because they were the only ones she ever received.
Greenwood, Kerry, Queen of the Fairies (Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press, 2008), p. 14.
Bill Shade, my history professor for the Early Federal Period when I was in grad school, was fond of saying that “history is irony.”
Ironically, Niectzshe went insane towards the end of his life.*
But that doesn’t mean he was insane when he wrote this.
*The program at the link is currently available on Netflix and is well worth your while.
Sadly, I feel he is proven correct every day.