Myrddin Wyllt Quotes (7 quotes)
Rac godurt y galar y ssit arnaf.
Deg mlinet a deu ugein yd portheise poen.”
Listen, little pig! I lack sleep, Such a tumult of grief is within me. Fifty years of pain I have endured.
Listen, little pig, Are not the thorn buds green The mountain fair, the earth beautiful?
“Awallen pen. Atyf tra run.
Kymaeth lissvne inybon. irbot y wun.
Amyscud. arwy isguit. Am clet ar wy clun.
Ac yg coed. Keliton y kisceisse vy hun.”
“Nym gogaun guarvy. nym goffvy gorterch.
Ac igueith aryw derit. oet eur. wy gorthorch.
Kin buyf. aelav hetiv gan eiliv eleirch.”
No diversions attend me, Nor fair women visit me. Though at Arderydd I wore a golden torque The swan-white woman despises me now. - Afallennau (Appletrees)
“Dec mlinet adev ugein in y gein anetwon.
It vif inymteith gan willeith agwillon.
Guydi da diogan aditan kertorion.
Nv nev nam guy. guall. gan wylleith aguyllon.”
Sweet appletree, with delicate blossom, Growing concealed in the wood. - Afallennau (Appletrees)
“Kimry aorvit kein bid eudragon.
Kaffaud paub y teithi. llauen vi bri.brython.
Kenhittor kirrn eluch. kathil hetuch a hinon.”
“There are only a few images that are not forced to provide meaning, or have to go through the filter of a specific idea.”
Photography, or the Writing of Light (2000)
“'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.'”
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
“Most of the trouble in the world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has.”
―William S. Burroughs
The Adding Machine: Selected Essays (1985), The Name is Burroughs
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Bio: Myrddin Wyllt, Merlinus Caledonensis or Merlin Sylvestris, is a figure in medieval Welsh legend, known as a prophet and a madman. He is the most important prototype for the modern composite image of Merlin, the wizard from Arthurian legend.
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