William Gifford Quotes

  • Virtue alone is true nobility.

    Ben Jonson, William Gifford (1816). “The Works: In 9 Volumes. ... containing Underwoods, translations, &c. Discoveries. English grammar. Jonsonus viribus”, p.72
  • A woman scorn'd is pitiless as fate,
    For then the dread of shame adds stings to hate.

    Juvenal, Persius, Sulpicia, William Gifford (1860). “The Satires of Juvenal, Persius, Sulpicia and Lucilius”, p.120

William Gifford

  • Died: December 31, 1826
  • Occupation: Poet
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