|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||William Shakespeare (15641616)|
|QUOTATION:||She is a woman, therefore may be wood;|
She is a woman, therefore may be won;
She is Lavinia, therefore must be loved.
What, man! more water glideth by the mill
Than wots the miller of; 1 and easy it is
Of a cut loaf to steal a shive.
|ATTRIBUTION:||Titus Andronicus. Act ii. Sc. 1. [text]|
|WORKS:||William Shakespeare Collection.|