George Henry Boker
When I hear somebody sigh that "Life is hard," I am always tempted to ask, "Compared to what?"Sidney J. Harris
- "Freedom!" their battle-cry,—
"Freedom! or leave to die!"
- The Black Regiment.
- Love is that orbit of the restless soul
Whose circle grazes the confines of space,
Bounding within the limits of its race
- Sequence on Profane Love (posthumously published, 1927).