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Courage: C S Lewis

Courage is not merely one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality. C S Lewis quoted in The Unquiet Grave by Cyril Connolly Advertisements

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Endymion: John Keats

A Thing of Beauty (Endymion) A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: Its loveliness increases; it will never Pass into nothingness; but still will keep A bower quiet for us, and a sleep Full of sweet dreams, and … Continue reading

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The Charge Of The Light Brigade: Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Memorializing Events in the Battle of Balaclava, October 25, 1854 Written 1854 Half a league half a league, Half a league onward, All in the valley of Death Rode the six hundred: ‘Forward, the Light Brigade! Charge for the guns’ … Continue reading

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A Revolutionary Thought

You cannot blot out the light of the sun with one finger. Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara ‘Che’ was so-called because, like many Argentinians, he had a habit of saying ‘Che’ when an Englishman would say ‘Um’ to fill a gap and … Continue reading

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