Saturday, November 11, 2006

Thought for Today

"If any question why we died
tell them because our fathers lied."

3 comments:

J.M. said...

"Go tell the Spartans, passerby,
That here, by Spartan law, we lie"

- Epitaph on a monument at Thermopylae

Porlock Junior said...

Does anybody remember that there was a movie (1978) about Vietnam, called "Go Tell the Spartans"? Plus ca change and all that.

(Good grief, the captcha is
fuqrzrqj . I don't know what it means, but as a puritanical American I think there are commies behind any company that won't let me post unless I say fFck razor quidge. What happened to the First Amendment?)

Sam Dodsworth said...

Go tell the Spartans, passerby...

...but don't mention the Thespians, of course.