William Wycherley Quotes About Wit

Quotes about: Wit
  • As wit is too hard for power in council, so power is too hard for wit in action.

    William Wycherley, William Congreve, Sir John Vanbrugh, George Farquhar (1871). “The Dramatic Works of Wycherley, Congreve, Vanbrugh, and Farquhar :”, p.18
  • Wit has as few true judges as painting.

    William Wycherley, Peter Dixon (1998). “Country Wife and Other Plays”, p.13, Oxford University Press, USA

William Wycherley

  • Born: 1640
  • Died: December 31, 1715
  • Occupation: Dramatist
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