F. E. Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead Quote

The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords.


rectorial address, Glasgow University, 7 November 1923, in Times 8 November 1923; 'The glittering prizes' was the title of a novel (1976) by Frederick raphael

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The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords.

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The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords.

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The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords.

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The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords.