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11 November 2014
Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgement Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, though they come from the ends of the earth.
11 November 2014
And what should they know of England who only England know?
11 November 2014
For undemocratic reasons and for motives not of State, They arrive at their conclusions—largely inarticulate. Being void of self-expression they confide their views to none; But sometimes in a smoking room, one learns why things were done.
11 November 2014
Down to Gehenna or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.
11 November 2014
A fool there was and he made his prayer (Even as you and I!) To a rag and a bone and a hank of hair, (We called her the woman who did not care), But the fool he called her his lady fair— (Even as you and I!)
11 November 2014
The old lost road through the woods. . . . But there is no road through the woods.
11 November 2014
Take up the White Man's burden— Send forth the best ye breed— Go, bind your sons to exile To serve your captives' need.
11 November 2014
Walk wide o' the Widow at Windsor, For 'alf o' Creation she owns: We 'ave bought 'er the same with the sword an' the flame, An' we've salted it down with our bones.
11 November 2014
He travels the fastest who travels alone.
11 November 2014
If you can fill the unforgiving minute With sixty seconds' worth of distance run, Yours is the Earth and everything that's in it, And—which is more—you'll be a Man, my son!

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