When They Turn The Pages Of History When These Days Have Passed Long Ago, Will They Read Of Us With Sadness For The Seeds That We Let Grow?
When they turn the pages of history
When these days have passed long ago,
Will they read of us with sadness
For the seeds that we let grow?
-- Rush, A Farewell to Kings
All we have of freedom -- all we use or know -- This our fathers bought for us, long and long ago.
Now let us sing, Long live the king! And Gilpin, Long live he!
And when he next doth ride abroad, May I be there to see!...
WAR, n. A by-product of the arts of peace. The most menacing political condition is a period of international amity.
The student of history who has not been taught to expect the unexpected may justly boast himself inaccessible to the light....
When the dragons grow too mighty To slay with pen or sword, I grow weary of the battle And the storm I walk toward.
When all around is madness And there's no safe port in view, I long to turn my path homeward To stop a while with you....
Why do we read left to right yet turn pages right to left?
We are on strike. Why should this seem so startling?
There is only one kind of men who have never been on strike in human history....
The only real game in the world, I think, is baseball.
.. You've got to start way down, at the bottom, when you're six or seven years old....
Vacation for most of us means a couple of weeks with pay when we don't have to go to work, and during those two weeks, a couple of days when it does not rain.
When we have put off for a good long while deciding, It must give us pause.
Therein is the respect that contains the calamity of delay....