An exile from home splendour dazzles in vain, Oh give me my lowly thatched cottage again; The birds singing gayly, that came at my call, Give me them, and that peace of mind dearer than all.
England is a great and powerful nation, foremost in human progress, enemy to despotism, the only safe refuge for the Exile, friend of the oppressed. If ever England should be so circumstanced as to require the help of anyally, cursed be the Italian who would not step forward with me in her defence.Giuseppe Garibaldi
Take up the White Man's burden Send forth the best ye breed Go, bind your sons to Exile To serve your captives'need.
What captivity was to the Jews, Exile has been to the Irish: America and American influence have educated them. Their first practical leader is an Irish-American.
There are four great events in history, the siege of Troy, the life and crucifixion of Christ , the Exile of Krishna in Brindaban and the colloquy on the field of Kurukshetra. The siege of Troy created Hellas, the Exile in Brindaban created devotional religion, (for before there was only meditation and worship), Christ from his cross humanized Europe, the colloquy at Kurukshetra will yet liberate humanity.sri aurobindo
Take up the White Man's burden Send forth the best ye breed Go bind your sons to Exile To serve your captives' need.rudyard kipling
The generation of Isaiah did not require the detailed description; his account, "I saw the Lord," &c., sufficed. The generation of the Babylonian Exile wanted to learn all the details. ...Isaiah was so familiar with it that he did not consider it necessary to communicate it to others as a new thing, especially as it was well known to the intelligent.maimonides
I have known Exile and a wild passion Of longing changing to a cold ache. King, beggar and fool , I have been all by turns, Knowing the body’s sweetness, the mind ’s treason ; Taliesin still, I show you a new world , risen, Stubborn with beauty , out of the heart ’s need .r. s. thomas
Wherever the hero may wander, whatever he may do, he is ever in the presence of his own essence for he has the perfected eye to see. There is no separateness. Thus, just as the way of social participation may lead in the end to a realization of the All in the individual, so that of Exile brings the hero to the Self in all.
Those who slew my father I drove into Exile, punishing their deed by due process of law, and afterwards when they waged war upon the republic I twice defeated them in battle.
Take up the White Man's burden- Send forth the best ye breed Go bind your sons to Exile To serve your captives' need.
What Exile from himself can flee? To zones, though more and more remote, Still, still pursues, where'er I be, The blight of life the demon Thought.lord byron