william 1st earl chatham quotes

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His eloquence was of every kind, and he excelled in the argumentative as well as in the declamatory way. But his invectives were t ...
His breast was the seat of all those passions which degrade our nature, and disturb our reason. There they raged in a perpetual co ...
His mind was strong and clear, his will was unwavering, his convictions were uncompromising, his imagination was powerful enough t ...
For I thought of her grave below the hill,
Which the sentinel cypress tree stands over,
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There's a moment when all would go smooth and even,
If only the dead could find out when
To come back, and be forgiven.
And the one bird singing alone to his nest,
And the one star over the tower.
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The world is filled with folly and sin,
And Love must cling where it can, I say:
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If the Third World War is fought with nuclear weapons, the fourth will be fought with bows and arrows.
If peace cannot be maintained with honour, it is no longer peace.
Oh, if thy pride did not our joys control,
What world of loving wonders shouldst thou see!
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