Thursday’s questions were:
1. Who said: “Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.” ?
2. From which poem does the following quote come and what is the last line: Beauty is truth, truth beauty,—that is all . . .
3. It’s laid in French; brutto in Italian, feo in Spanisha and kikino in Maori, what is it in English?
4. Who said: “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.”?
5. Do you judge books by their covers?
Points for answers:
Andrei got four right.
Adam got three.
Alwyn wins an electronic bunch of daffodils with 4 1/2 (it was William but Morris not Barnes).
Rob got two and a bonus for humour.
Answers follow the break:
1. Dorothy Parker.
2. Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know. Ode on a Grecian Urn.
4. William Morris.
5. Yes – and sometimes that’s right and sometimes it’s not.