Teach us to delight in simple things; And mirth that has no bitter springs; Forgiveness free of evil done, And love to all men 'neath the sun.
Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936)
Contributed by: Zaady
Hot and bothered.
Source: Rectorial Address at St. Andrew’s, 1923
The tumult and the shouting dies; The captains and the kings depart- Still stands Thine ancient Sacrifice, An humble and a contrite heart.
Source: Recessional from The Five Nations
But the Devil whoops, as he whooped of old: "It's clever, but is it Art?"
Source: Ballads and Barrack Room Ballads, 1892-93
The Devil whispered behind the leaves, "It's pretty, but is it Art?"
We have done with Hope and Honour. we are lost to Love and Truth, We are dropping down the ladder rung by rung; And the measure of our torment is the measure of our youth. God help us, for we knew the worst too young!
I always prefer to believe the best of everybody - it saves so much trouble.
They copied all they could follow but they couldn't copy my mind so I left them sweating and stealing a year and a half behind.
Brother, thy tail hangs down behind.
Source: The Jungle Book, 1894
Enough work to do, and strength enough to do the work.
Source: A Doctor’s Work, 1908
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