|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||Sir Henry Taylor (18001886)|
|QUOTATION:||He that lacks time to mourn, lacks time to mend.|
Eternity mourns that. T is an ill cure
For lifes worst ills, to have no time to feel them.
Where sorrow s held intrusive and turned out,
There wisdom will not enter, nor true power,
Nor aught that dignifies humanity.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Philip Van Artevelde. Part i. Act i. Sc. 5.|