Quote of the week: Week 2 2009

12 Jan

True grit is nurture to advantage pressed,
What oft was fought but ne’er so well redressed.

You have to visit Marcellous to see where that came from…

Just in case: the original by Alexander Pope is —

True wit is Nature to advantage dressed,
What oft was thought but ne’er so well expressed.

1 Comment

Posted by on January 12, 2009 in Quote of the week


One response to “Quote of the week: Week 2 2009

  1. marcellous

    January 12, 2009 at 10:06 pm

    I hasten to add for the benefit of the many who will not click the link that it doesn’t come from me, but from a blog which includes some quite virtuoso stuff of its own kind.

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