> Author Index > H - Authors > W. E. Henley Quotes

W. E. Henley Quotes

It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll, I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.

Out of the night that covers me, Black as the Pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul.

What have I done for you, England, my England? What is there I would not do, England, my own?