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|Bishop Westcott "To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice." — |
Confucius "It is better to be the widow of a hero than the wife of a coward." —
Dolores Ibarruri "Cowardice ... is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend
Bob Phillips - 1993 - 343 pages
|Anonymous Cowards die many times before their deaths. William Shakespeare |
One coward makes ten. German proverb It is better to be the widow of a hero
than the wife of a coward. Dolores Ibarruri The coward threatens when he is safe.
|... loudspeakers were blaring with the voice of La Pasionaria, the Spanish |
Communist leader, calling on the Spanish women to resist their enemy to the
death, saying: "It is better to be the widow of a hero than the wife of a coward." At
6:30 A.m., ...
|(58) Odena's death is also often related to one of Dolores Ibárruri's most famous |
statements, “It is better to be the widows of heroes than the wives of cowards.”7
José Pla y Bertrán's version of Odena's death echoes La Pasionaria's words, ...
|You do not think of your little boy or your unhappy wife, whom you will make a |
widow soon. Some day the ... May people say, when he comes back from battle, '
Here is a better man than his father.' Let him bring home the ... But Fate is a thing
that no man born of woman, coward or hero, can escape. Go home now, and ...
|The pension record files contain veterans' and widows' applications, supporting |
information in the form of affidavits ... than 64 whether as a couple consisting of
the former soldier and his wife, the single or widowed veteran, or the widow of a ...
Rudolph M. Bell, Viriginia Yans - 2010 - 273 pages
|... she said, 'I know how to live as the widow of a brave man, but I do not know |
how to live as the wife of a coward. ... Confederate celebrations glorified
Confederate widows and women in general, but the widows of Confederate
heroes received special veneration. ... After all, what can shore up a man's
masculinity more thoroughly than a widow who will seemingly mourn for him
forever when he dies?
|Most notoriously, Stephen of Blois's strong-willed wife, Adela, daughter of William |
the Conqueror, waged an incessant ... to the Holy Land.8 Adela's preference for
being a hero's widow rather than a coward's wife cannot have been unique.
|Hoffer, Eric It is better to be the widow of a hero than the wife of a coward. - |
Ibarruri, Dolores A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
- Jefferson, Thomas I hate a fellow whom pride, or cowardice, or laziness drives
into a ...
|Have pity on me now; stay here on the tower; and do not make your boy an |
orphan and your wife a widow. . . . ” “All that, my ... May people say, when he
comes back from battle, 'Here is a better man than his father.' Let him bring ... But
Fate is a thing that no man born of woman, coward or hero, can escape. Go home