Ann Radcliffe Quote

I wish that all those, who on this night are not merry enough to speak before they think, may ever after be grave enough to think before they speak!


The Italian (1796)


I wish that all those, who on this night are not merry enough to speak before they think, may ever after be grave enough to think before they speak!

I wish that all those, who on this night are not merry enough to speak before they think, may ever after be grave enough to think before they speak!

I wish that all those, who on this night are not merry enough to speak before they think, may ever after be grave enough to think before they speak!

I wish that all those, who on this night are not merry enough to speak before they think, may ever after be grave enough to think before they speak!