Thomas Gray was an English poet, letter-writer, classical scholar, and professor at Pembroke College, Cambridge. He is widely known for his Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard, published in 1751.
He gave to misery (all he had) a tear.
The paths of glory lead but to the grave.
Youth smiles without any reason. It is one of its chiefest charms.
Too poor for a bribe, and too proud to importune, he had not the method of...
I shall be but a shrimp of an author.
Visions of glory, spare my aching sight.
Poetry is thoughts that breathe, and words that burn.
Commerce changes the fate and genius of nations.
As an actor, my background is in the theater and I feel that my strong suit is period work, but I actually didn't do much of it at all, until the last three or four years. I'm loving it!