Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Quote of the Day, Political Mockery edition
Former South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford declared a month or two ago that he was running against Donald Trump for the Republican nomination. The nation yawned. Yesterday he dropped out, once again to thunderous yawns.