Some articles on dulce, decorum, dulce decorum:
... modern use of the phrase is as the title of a poem, "Dulce Et Decorum Est", by British poet Wilfred Owen during World War I ... The Call." "Died some, pro patria, non 'dulce' non 'et decor'..." from part IV of Ezra Pound's "Hugh Selwyn Mauberley", a damning indictment of World War I "Daring as never before ... The title of Damon Knight's 1955 short story "Dulcie and Decorum" is an ironic play on the first three words of the phrase the story is about computers that induce humans to kill themselves ...
... "In Dulce Decorum" was a single released by The Damned in 1987 ... The track was inspired by Wilfred Owen's poem Dulce et Decorum Est, and began with an excerpt from a speech by Winston Churchill ...
... The UK B-side "In Dulce Decorum" was recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon on 12 November 1986 ... This release added the studio version of "In Dulce Decorum" in place of the live version on the UK release ...
Famous quotes containing the words decorum and/or dulce:
“It is sweet and honourable to die for ones country.
[Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.]”
—Horace [Quintus Horatius Flaccus] (658 B.C.)
“My friend, you would not tell with such high zest
To children ardent for some desperate glory,
The old Lie: Dulce et decorum est
Pro patria mori.”
—Wilfred Owen (18931918)