Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Shakespeare, 4th September

Things base and vile, holding no quantity,
Love can transpose to form and dignity:
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind;
And therefore is wing'd Cupid painted blind:
Nor hath love's mind of any judgment taste;
Wings and no eyes figure unheedy haste;
And therefore is love said to be a child.

Midsummer Night's Dream, Act i., Sc. I.

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