A noble mind disdains to hide his head, And let his foes triumph in his overthrow.
He disdains all things above his reach, and preferreth all countries before his own.
A starlit or a moonlit dome disdains All that man is, All mere complexities The fury and the mire of human veins.
I was brought up in the great tradition of the late nineteenth century: that a writer never complains, never explains and never disdains.james a. michener
He disdains all things above his reach, and preferreth all countries above his own.thomas overbury
Words, however, are things; and the man who accords To his language the license to outrage his soul, Is controll'd by the words he disdains to control.
Create and save customized flash cards. Sign up today and start improving your vocabulary!