Quotation by Rupert Brooke

If I should die, think only this of me:
That there's some corner of a foreign field
That is for ever England.
Rupert Brooke (1887–1915), British poet. New Numbers, no. 4 (1914). The Soldier, 1914 and Other Poems (1915).

Brooke, who died of blood-poisoning while serving during World War I, is buried on the island of Skyros, Greece.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Contact Us Help