"Quote by Tecumseh (As heard/seen in the movie "Act of Valor)
So live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart. Trouble no one about their religion; respect others in their view, and demand that they respect yours. Love your…"
"Thinking If you think you are beaten, you are; If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't It's almost a cinch you won't. If you think you'll lose, you've lost, For out in…"
"A great children's poem (suitable for grown-up men as well)
The Little Boy and the Old Man
by Shel Silverstein
Said the little boy, "Sometimes I drop my spoon."
Said the little old man, "I do that too."
The little boy…"
There's a breathless hush in the Close to-night Ten to make and the match to win A bumping pitch and a blinding light, An hour to play and the last man in. And it's not for the sake of a ribboned coat, Or the selfish hope of…"
"The Law of the Jungle
Now this is the Law of the Jungle -- as old and as true as the sky;And the Wolf that shall keep it may prosper, but the Wolf that shall break it must die.
As the creeper that girdles the…"
"I didn't see this one posted.
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
BY ROBERT FROST
Whose woods these are I think I know.His house is in the village though;He will not see me stopping hereTo watch his woods fill up with snow.
My little horse…"
"Riflemen Form!Alfred Lord TennysonThere is a sound of thunder afar, Storm in the south that darkens the day, Storm of battle and thunder of war, Well, if it do not roll our way. Form! form! Riflemen form! Ready, be ready to meet the storm! Riflemen,…"
"One of the things I notice (and value) about the company of men is straight talk. Another thing I value is courage. This poem is about both.
"Tired of Speaking Sweetly" -- by Sufi poet Hafiz
Love wants to reach out and…"
"Someday, when I decide to jump into a relationship with a lady, I'm totally pulling out some e.e. cummings! I agree with you; cummings really knew how to tow that fine line when making love poetry where it's earthy and beautiful yet not…"
"mr youse needn't be so spry concernin questions arty
each has his tastes but as for i i likes a certain party
gimme the he-man's solid bliss for youse ideas i'll match youse
a pretty girl who naked is is worth a million statues"
"Poe didn't write many poems, but the ones he did write definitely put him in my top favorite poets of all time! As a musician, I relish his sense of rhythm and pulse. He makes fantastic use of repetition to intensify a mood, most usually a…"
"I, like you, find comfort in the "what if you're wrong?" angle of this poem! One line that always sticks in my head is "In the room the women come and go/ Talking of Michelangelo." It has such a beautiful and…"
Obama's support for Chavez was shown when Chavez asked Obama to intervene to support the impeached-and-removed Honduran President overcome the Honduran Constitution, Congress, and Supreme Court, to remain in…"
" I wouldn't say you're ambivalent so much as flaccid, and cloaking a knee-jerk opposition to an action by Obama in artificial concern for human rights.
You and Will and Paul of Texas have mentioned several…"
"I haven't seen Castro celebration either. But I've seen a lot of Castro excusing or Castro minimization. None of it relevant to the issue at hand -- we can normalize relations even if the leader's a monster, esp. if…"