Are You A First Or Second Ranker?

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Some will shine in the second rank who are lost in the first.

Voltaire

Would you rather be a large fish in a small pond, or a small fish in a large pond?

It is claimed that this phrase originated in America, sourced to The Galveston Daily News, June 1881

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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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