But, Madam, let your grief be laid aside,And let the fountain of your tears be dry'd,In vain they flow to wet the dusty plain,Your sighs are wafted to the skies in vain,Your pains they witness, but they can no more,While Death reigns tyrant o'er this mortal shore.
Milton, Madam, was a genius that could cut a Colossus from a rock; but could not carve heads upon cherry- stones.
I have seen their backs before, Madam.1st duke of wellington
: Madam, do you pin up your hair with all your letters? : Only with those in verse, Mr Witwoud. I never pin up my hair with prose.william congreve
Seeing Scotland, Madam, is only seeing a worse England.
Madam, I may be President of the United States, but my private life is nobody’s damn business.chester a. arthur
Madam, I have come from a country where people are hanged if they talk.leonhard euler
The title that has consecrated this Alter is the Marriage of Souls, and the Golden thread that tyes the hearts of all the world; I tell you, Madam, Freindshipp is beyond all relations of flesh and blood, because it is less materiall.john evelyn
He did not suffer fools gladly (or at all) and his threshold for foolishness was set rather low. He was the master of the terrifying put-down: with his fine palate he loathed cigarette smoke and once on the train, an acquaintance told me with awe, a woman lit up in the non-smoking carriage near him. When he remonstrated she said: "Oh, it's only ten feet from the smoking section." Freud sprang to his feet and said: "Madam, we're only five feet from the lavatory, is it all right if I piss on the floor?"clement freud
Madam, in God's presence I speak: I never delighted in the weeping of any of God's creatures; yea I can scarcely well abide the tears of my own boys whom my own hand corrects, much less can I rejoice in your Majesty's weeping.john knox
Madam, don't bring up your sons to detest the United States Government. Recollect that we form one country now. Abandon all these local animosities, and make your sons Americans.robert e. lee
Milton, Madam, was a genius that could cut a Colossus from a rock; but could not carve heads upon cherry-stones.samuel johnson
If I had always served God as I have served you, Madam, I should not have a great account to render at my death.Francis Bacon
Seeing Scotland, Madam, is only seeing a worse England. It is seeing the flower gradually fade away to the naked stalk.
Ignorance, Madam, pure ignorance.
Ne reprenez, dame, si j'ai aime , Si j'ai senti mille torches ardentes, Mille travaux, mille douleurs mordantes, Si, en pleurant, j'ai mon temps consume . Do not blame me, Madam, if I loved, If I felt one thousand burning torches, One thousand labours, or one thousand scathing pains, If, in crying, I spent all my time.Louise Labe
If I were the Archangel Gabriel, Madam, I'm afraid you would not be in my constituency.Sir Robert Gordon Menzies
Fy! Madam, do you think me so ill bred as to love a husband?william wycherley
[In response to a lady who said that a landscape reminded her of his work] Yes, Madam, Nature is creeping up.Whistler
No, Madam, 'tis not so well that I am poor, though many of the rich are damned.william shakespeare
But yet, Madam I do not like, "but yet," it does allay The good precedence; fie upon "but yet!" "But yet" is a gaoler to bring forth Some monstrous malefactor.william shakespeare
Seems, Madam! Nay, it is; I know not "seems."