Some articles on flags, flag:
... Flags are usually rectangular in shape (often in the ratio 23, 12, or 35), but may be of any shape or size that is practical for flying, including square, triangular, or ... A more unusual flag shape is that of the flag of Nepal, which is in the shape of two stacked triangles ... Other unusual flag shapes include the flag of Ohio and the flag of Tampa ...
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“Columbus stood in his age as the pioneer of progress and enlightenment. The system of universal education is in our age the most prominent and salutary feature of the spirit of enlightenment, and it is peculiarly appropriate that the schools be made by the people the center of the days demonstration. Let the national flag float over every schoolhouse in the country and the exercises be such as shall impress upon our youth the patriotic duties of American citizenship.”
—Benjamin Harrison (18331901)
“Can anything be more ridiculous than that a man should have the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of the water, and because his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have none with him?”
—Blaise Pascal (16231662)