History of Novi Sad

Famous quotes containing the words history of, history and/or sad:

    The history of a soldier’s wound beguiles the pain of it.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    One classic American landscape haunts all of American literature. It is a picture of Eden, perceived at the instant of history when corruption has just begun to set in. The serpent has shown his scaly head in the undergrowth. The apple gleams on the tree. The old drama of the Fall is ready to start all over again.
    Jonathan Raban (b. 1942)

    I saw, in gradual vision through my tears,
    The sweet, sad years, the melancholy years, . . .
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806–1861)