And what country can preserve its liberties if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms. The remedy is to set them right as to facts, pardon and pacify them. What signify a few lives lost in a century or two? The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
a convict was chosen to be sliced from head to crotch by a samurai. he informed the criminal he would be the test of the blade's sharpness. the criminal replied, had I known that, I would have had gravel for breakfast.ReplyDelete
Man, I haven't thought about Toshiro Mifune in years! Red Sun with Charles Bronson was a great movie!ReplyDelete