"Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak." William Congreve
"Music has charms to soothe a savage breast," spoken by Almeria in Act I, Scene 1. (The word "breast" is often misquoted as "beast".)
The play was called The Mourning Bride , and the quote id from Act 1 Sc1.
The Offspring on "Time to Relax (Intro)" from the Smash album released in 1994.
Ahhhhh, it's time to relax,
And you know what that means,
A glass of wine, your favourite easy chair,
And of course this compact disc playing and your home stereo. So go on, indulge yourself,
That's right, kick off your shoes, put your feet up,
Lean back and just enjoy the melodies.
After all, music soothes even the savage beasts.
Please note that the question is not about the original phrase, 'the savage breast,' but it is about the altered phrase, 'the savage beast."Bugs Bunny once got a gorilla to stop chasing him by playing the violin...Bugs spots a violin, and noting that "music calms the savage beast", he starts playing the violin in Hurdy-Gurdy Hare.
The quote is "Musick has Charms to sooth a savage Breast," and originated in The mourning bride, by William Congreave in 1697.
No. This was said by William Congreve. The full quote is, "Music hath charms to soothe the savage beast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak."
Pretty sure everyone says it now that it is hard to trace a quoter..
Simon said it in chapter 5 during the assembly
That Jack was the one that thought of the idea of the beast and he was responsible for all the chaos that happened
The Kool Aid man said "Oh Yeah" before Macho Man Randy Savage.
a princess, disguised as an old beggar, asked if she could stay for the night. when the prince said no, she turned back into her original form and turned the prince into a beast. then she gave him a magical rose, and said that if you find true love before all the petals fall off you will turn back into a prince, if not you will be a beast forever.
its who nostodamas said would be the beast of revelations... the anti christ or the beast... who gives u the mark..
No, it is not a word in English. Something that is not savage is said to be "tame."
Though it is not mentioned in the movie, Disney has said that his real name is Adam.
This saying comes from the play The Mourning Bride, by William Congreve, an English author of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries.
"it was beauty that killed the beast."
my friend said it means "sexy beast"
they said they saw a beast bulging out
she went to find her father. she found him locked in the tower. When the beast saw her she said that she would take her fathers place.
The Juubi, said to be the most powerful of all and can be invoked only by collecting all the tailed beast.