Richard Brinsley Sheridan

1751 - 1816

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan on enemies

in

You 're our enemy; lead the way, and we 'll precede.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act v. Sc. 1.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Such protection as vultures give to lambs.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: Pizarro. Act ii. Sc. 2.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

'T is safest in matrimony to begin with a little aversion.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act i. Sc. 2.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan on newspapers

The newspapers! Sir, they are the most villanous, licentious, abominable, infernal - Not that I ever read them! No, I make it a rule never to look into a newspaper.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Critic. Act i. Sc. 2.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan on trying

in

The quarrel is a very pretty quarrel as it stands; we should only spoil it by trying to explain it.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act iv. Sc. 3.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

I own the soft impeachment.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act v. Sc. 3.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan on niceness and world

If I reprehend anything in this world, it is the use of my oracular tongue, and a nice derangement of epitaphs!

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act iii. Sc. 3.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan on memory

in

Illiterate him, I say, quite from your memory.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act i. Sc. 2.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Inconsolable to the minuet in Ariadne.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Critic. Act ii. Sc. 2.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

My valour is certainly going! it is sneaking off! I feel it oozing out, as it were, at the palm of my hands!

Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751 - 1816)

Source: The Rivals. Act v. Sc. 3.

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content