Anglo-Irish soldier and writer.
InWorldWar I he worked for army intelligence in North Africa
(1914^16). Espousing the Arab cause, he led the Arabs in their revolt
Introduction to an
edition of Charles Montagu Doughty Travels in Arabia Deserta.
All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night inthe dusty
recesses of their mindswake inthe day to find that it was
vanity; but the dreamers of the dayare dangerous men, for
they mayact their dream with open eyes, to make it
men, dream, equally, who, night, inthe, dusty, recesses, day
We were a self-centred army without parade or gesture, devoted to freedom,
the second of man's creeds, a purpose so ravenous
that it devoured all our strength, a hope so
transcendent that ourearlier ambitions faded in its glare.
We, selfcentred, army, without, parade, gesture, devoted, freedom, second
Many men would take the death sentence without a whimper to escape
the life-sentence which fate carries in her other hand.
men, death, sentence, without, whimper, escape, lifesentence, fate, carries
man hates to be moved to folly bya noise.
man, hates, moved, folly, bya, noise
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