Who's sight is keen and talons sharp,
Help me spot the prey and hit the mark
Help me rise above my human life
and trust the winds that give me flight.
And when its time for the young to leave
A gentle nudge is all they need
From up above the view is clear
I must have Faith and have no Fear.
Contributed by: Marianne
It is the conduct of any man to struggle and fall; it is the conduct of great men to rise and soar.
Contributed by: Cherise
It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him.
John Steinbeck (1902 - 1968)
Contributed by: Obi
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Source: apud Maxim and Anton, P. 878
Contributed by: Zaady
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