Some articles on dulce decorum, dulce, decorum:
... Alone Again Or" Single by The Damned from the album Anything B-side "In Dulce Decorum (Live)" Released 6 April 1987 Format CD, 7", 12" Recorded ... 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 ...
... the most famous 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 ... patriotic poems like "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 ...
Famous quotes containing the words decorum and/or dulce:
“Writing, when properly managed ... is but a different name for conversation: As no one ... would venture to talk all;Mso no author, who understands the just boundaries of decorum and good breeding, would presume to think all: The truest respect which you can pay to the readers understanding, is to ... leave him something to imagine, in his turn, as well as yourself.”
—Laurence Sterne (17131768)
“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)