John Dennis Quote

See how the rascals use me! They will not let my play run; and yet they steal my thunder.


Alternately reported as: "That is my thunder, by God; the villains will play my thunder, but not my play." Reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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See how the rascals use me! They will not let my play run; and yet they steal my thunder.

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See how the rascals use me! They will not let my play run; and yet they steal my thunder.

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See how the rascals use me! They will not let my play run; and yet they steal my thunder.

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See how the rascals use me! They will not let my play run; and yet they steal my thunder.