Archive for March, 2013

Winston Churchill

« 24 March 2013 | 10:01 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

On September 28 the fleet came safely to anchor in Pevensey Bay. There was no opposition to the landing. The local “fyrd” had been called out this year four times already to watch the coast, and having, in true English style, come to the conclusion that the danger was past because it had not yet […]

Tom Stoppard

« 19 March 2013 | 0:01 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Milne: No matter how imperfect things are, if you’ve got a free press everything is correctable, and without it everything is concealable. Ruth: I’m with you on the free press. It’s the newspapers I can’t stand.

Lord Tennyson

« 17 March 2013 | 17:03 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.

George Macdonald

« 10 March 2013 | 0:42 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

That is always the way with you men; you believe nothing the first time; and it is foolish enough to let mere repetition convince you of what you consider in itself unbelievable.