The purest treasure mortal time afford Is spotless reputation that away, Men are but gilded loam or painted clay.
More Quotes from William Shakespeare:I love the sport well; but I shall as soon quarrel at
it as any man in England.
What pleasure, sir, find we in life, to lock it
From action and adventure?
If they make you not then the better answer, you may say they are not the men you took them for.
I to the world am like a drop of waterThat in the ocean seeks another drop,Who, falling there to find his fellow forth,Unseen, inquisitive, confounds himself.
The feast is ready which the careful Titus
Hath ordain'd to an honourable end,
For peace, for love, for league, and good to Rome.
Now tis the spring, and weeds are shallow-rooted Suffer them now and theyll oergrow the garden.
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I do not believe in using women in combat, because females are too fierce.
Oh, yes. I knew I was weird by the time I was four. I knew I wasn't like other boys. I knew I was more fearful. I didn't like the rough and tumble most boys were into. I knew I was a sissy.
Assuming China does not become destabilized and continues to grow, it will no doubt develop a military program in proportion to its resources.
Martin Van Creveld