Stephen Hawes Quotes
O mortal folk, you may behold and see How I lie here, sometime a mighty knight; The end of joy and all prosperity Is death at last, thorough his course and might;
Stephen Hawes (1474-1528), British poet. The Pastime of Pleasure (l. 1-4). . . Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250-1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (New ed., rev. and enl., 1939) Oxford University Press.