Oracle Quotes, Quotations, and Sayings
4 Oracle Quotes
A Delphic sword.
Quotes , Source: Politica (I, 2), referring to the ambiguous Delphic Oracles
The oracles are dumb,
No voice or hideous hum
Runs thro' the arched roof in words deceiving.
Quotes , Source: Hymn on Christ's Nativity (l. 173)
Thou shalt go thou shalt return never in battle shalt thou
[Lat., Ibis redibis non morieris in bello.]
Quotes , Source: utterance which through absence of punctuation and position on "non" may be interpreted favorably or
I am Sir Oracle,
And when I ope my lips, let no dog bark!
Quotes , Source: The Merchant of Venice (Gratiano at I, i)