Rudyard Kipling

1865 - 1936

A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on children, fate, and war

For all we have and are, For all our children's fate, Stand up and take the war. The Hun is at the gate!

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

Source: For all we have and are, 1914

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on drugs, mankind, and words

Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling

Flowers are not made by singing "Oh, how beautiful," and siting in the shade.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on earth, god, love, and men

God gave all men all the earth to love but, since our hearts are so small, ordained for each, one spot to be beloved over all.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on earth, god, love, and men

God gives all men all earth to love, But, since man's hear is small, Ordains for each one spot shall prove Beloved over all.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on losing, sons, and world

If you can keep your wits about you while all others are losing theirs, and blaming you. . . . The world will be yours and everything in it, what's more, you'll be a man, my son.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

Source: "If"

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on garden, glory, god, and work

Oh, Adam was a gardener, and God who made him sees That half a proper gardener's work is done upon his knees, So when your work is finished, you can wash your hands and pray For the Glory of the Garden, that it may not pass away!

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

Source: The Glory of the Garden

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling on garden, life, men, and path

Our England is a garden, and such gardens are not made By singing 'Oh how wonderful' and sitting in the shade, While better men than we go out, and start their working lives By grubbing weeds from garden paths with broken dinner knives.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling

Any fool can waste, any fool can muddle, but it takes something of a man to save, and the more he saves the more of a man does it make of him.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

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A Quote by Rudyard Kipling

The sin ye do by two and two ye must pay for one by one.

Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)

Source: Ballads and Barrack Room Ballads, 1892-93

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