What you do when you don’t have to, determined what you will be when you can no longer help it.
If England was what England seems, An’ not the England of our dreams, But only putty, brass and paint, ‘Ow quick we’d chuck her! But she ain’t!
The toad beneath the harrow knows Exactly where each tooth point goes.
The toad beneath the harrow knows Exactly where each tooth point goes; The butterfly upon the road Preaches contentment to that toad.
But till we are built like angels, with hammer and chisel and pen, We will work for ourself and a woman, for ever and ever, Amen.
Words are the most powerful drug used by mankind.
I had six honest serving men – They taught me all I knew: Their names were Where and What and When – and Why and How and Who.
Down to Gehenna or up to the throne, He travels fastest who travels alone.
Seven Watchmen sitting in a tower, Watching what had come upon Mankind, Showed the Man the Glory and the Power And bade him shape the Kingdom to his mind… That a man’s mind is wont to tell him more, Than Seven Watchmen sitting in a tower.
Sing, for faith and hope are high – None so true as you and I – Sing the Lover’s Litany: “Love like ours can never die!”