Alfred, Lord Tennyson Quote

Old men must die, or the world would grow mouldy, would only breed the past again.


Becket, Prologue, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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Old men must die, or the world would grow mouldy, would only breed the past again.

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Old men must die, or the world would grow mouldy, would only breed the past again.

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Old men must die, or the world would grow mouldy, would only breed the past again.

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Old men must die, or the world would grow mouldy, would only breed the past again.