Paul Gerhardt Quote
“Oh! make me Thine forever;
And should I fainting be,
Lord! let me never, never,
Outlive my love to Thee!”
Reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 400.
“I know not, sir, whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did not, it seems to me that he missed the opportunity of his life.”
―James M. Barrie
Speech, Freedom of the Stationers' Company - In the Stationers' Hall July 3, 1925
Variant translation: For all that has been — thanks. For all that will be — yes. - Markings (1964)
Tempest-tost (1951), p. 127
Ch. 6, Probability and Uncertainty - The Character of Physical Law (1965)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsPaul Gerhardt
Born: March 12, 1607
Died: May 27, 1676 (aged 69)
Bio: Paul Gerhardt was a German hymn writer.