quotes, notes, timelines & more

Home » Shakespeare's Works » Elements » Themes » Speed

Speed

Then there is no true lover in the forest

Read the Quote

Rosalind, as Ganymede
Then there is no true lover
in the forest; else sighing every minute and
groaning every hour would detect the lazy foot of
time as well as a clock.
Orlando
And why not the swift foot of time? Had not
that been as proper?

Time travels in divers paces with divers persons.
… continue reading this quote

Source:
Act 3
Scene 2
Line 307

Source Type:

Spoken by:
,

Themes:
,

Figures of Speech:
,