Continental quotes

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Luckily for us, now that steam has narrowed the Atlantic to a strait, the nervous, rocky West is intruding a new and continental e ...
I should tell you that honestly, on my honour of a Nearwicked, I always think in a wordworth's of that primed favourite continenta ...
Continental people have sex lives; the English have hot-water bottles.
The nearest the modern general or admiral comes to a small-arms encounter of any sort is at a duck hunt in the company of corporat ...
Both Napoleon and Hitler controlled continental Europe. Neither could defeat Britain so long as she retained her mastery at sea, a ...
Passing over the earlier Continental poets, since we are bound to the pleasant archipelago of English poetry, Chaucer's is the fir ...
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.
Mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they ar ...
To history therefore I must refer for answer, in which it would be an unhappy passage indeed, which should shew by what fatal indu ...
We do not mean to count or weigh our contributions by any standard other than that of our abilities.
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