Alfred the Great

Alfred the Great

was King of Wessex from 871 to 899
Ring out false pride in place and blood, The civic slander and the spite; Ring in the love of truth and right, Ring in the common love of good. Ring out old shapes of foul disease; Ring out the narrowing lust of gold; Ring out the thousand wars of old, Ring in the thousand years of peace.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The vow that binds too quickly snaps itself.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All things have rest: why should we toil alone, We only toil, who are the first of things.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The greater the man the greater the courtesy.More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
O hard, when love and duty clash!More Alfred the Great quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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