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    Thy best of rest is sleep,
    And that thou oft provok’st, yet grossly fear’st
    Thy death, which is no more.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    I shall carry to the Catacombs of Age,
    Photographically lined
    On the tablet of my mind,
    —Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)

    In the long course of history, having people who understand your thought is much greater security than another submarine.
    —J. William Fulbright (b. 1905)