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Quotation by Rupert Brooke
Now, God be thanked Who has matched us with His hour, And caught our youth, and wakened us from sleeping, With hand made sure, clear eye, and sharpened power, To turn, as swimmers into cleanness leaping.
Rupert Brooke (1887–1915), British poet. New Numbers, no. 4 (1914). Peace, 1914 and Other Poems (1915).
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