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" element,' but the word is over-worn. \Exit. Vio. This fellow is wise enough to play the fool ; And to do that well craves a kind of wit : He must observe their mood on whom he jests, The quality of persons, and the time, And, like the haggard, check at... "
The Works of Shakespeare in Seven Volumes - Page 498
by William Shakespeare - 1733
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The Victorian Clown

Jacqueline S. Bratton, Ann Featherstone - Drama - 2006 - 273 pages
...™, . Lawrence s audience could have known it. musing about him m III. 1.60-2: 1ms fellow is wise enough to play the fool, / And to do that well craves a kind of wit.' I should have no interest - for interest is derived from principle, so being a fool and having a principle...
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Twelfth Night

William Shakespeare, Tanya Grosz, Linda Wendler - Juvenile Fiction - 2006 - 43 pages
..."Contemplation makes a rare turkey-cock of him; how he jets under his advanced plumes!" 3. "This fellow's wise enough to play the fool, and to do that well craves a kind of wit; . . ." 4. "That youth's a rare courtier." 5. "My master loves her dearly. . . ." 6. ". . . if he were...
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The Cambridge Introduction to Shakespeare's Comedies

Penny Gay - Literary Criticism - 2008
...similarity between these two characters in the play - the clown and the heroine: This fellow is wise enough to play the fool, And to do that well craves a kind of wit; He must observe their mood on whom he jests, The quality of persons, and the time . . . (3.1.50-4) This,...
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Twelfth Night: Shakespeare for the Modern Reader

John Burfeind, William Shakespeare - Drama - 2008 - 195 pages
..."element," but the word is over-worn. The Clown goes inside Olivia's house. VIOLA This fellow is wise enough to play the fool, and to do that well craves a kind of wit. He must observe their mood on whom he jests, the quality of persons, and the time. And, like the haggard...
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