If Amsterdam or Leningrad vie for the title of Venice of the North, then Venice - what compliment is high enough? Venice, with all her civilisation and ancient beauty, Venice with her addiction to curious aquatic means of transport, yes, my friends, Venice is the Henley of the South.
O Swallow, Swallow, flying, flying South, Fly to her, and fall upon her gilded eaves, And tell her, tell her, what I tell to thee. O tell her, Swallow, thou that knowest each, That bright and fierce and fickle is the South, And dark and true and tender is the north.Tennyson
There is in particular an improvement of the security conditions in the big cities of the north which were freed from jihadi groups. As proved by the visit of the French President François Hollande in Timbuktu, which was greeted with joy by the people.
Ahmedabad reputed as the 'Manchester' of western India, is a busy industrial city situated in a cotton-growing hinterland north of the Gulf of Cambay...
"yea...usually @ north camarillo"
This was the first time WND had found a major intellectual leader behind the push to integrate north America suggesting that a crisis of 9-11 proportions might be just what was needed to advance the process toward establishing a north American Union and the amero.jerome corsi
The compact which exists between the north and the South is a covenant with death and an agreement with hell.william lloyd garrison
Every Federal program which has contributed to the development of the West irrigation, power, reclamation bears his mark, and the great Federal highway program which binds this country, together, which permits this State to be competitive east and west, north and south, this in large measure is his creation. John F. Kennedycarl hayden
The Aegean sea washes Greece on two sides: first, the side that faces towards the east and stretches from Sunium, towards the north as far as the Thermaean Gulf and Thessaloniceia, a Macedonian city...; and secondly, the side that faces towards the south, I mean the Macedonian country, extending from Thessaloniceia as far as the Strymon.
If you want to see the acceptable face of capitalism, go out to an oil rig in the north Sea.William Randolph Hearst
I have got the north Pole out of my system after twenty- three years of effort, hard work, disappointments, hardships, privations, more or less suffering, and some risks? The work is the finish, the cap and climax of nearly four hundred years of effort, loss of life, and expenditure of fortunes by the civilized nations of the world, and it has been accomplished in a way that is thoroughly American. I am content.Robert Edwin Peary
Coal fires are a notorious risk for coalmines. In north America whole towns have had to be relocated because of fires that have been uncontrollable.”tim flannery
On John Edwards, U.S. Senator from north Carolina: "The stump speech of pretty-boy Senator John Edwards, which I've heard often enough to be able to mouth along with him, has room for everything, including vivid, wrenching portraits of despair: 'Tonight somewhere in America a ten-year-old little girl will go to bed hungry, hoping and praying that tomorrow will not be as cold as today because she doesn't have the coat to keep her warm.' You'd have to have a heart of stone not to be doubled up in laughter at that line.mark steyn
I confess to a rare problem gynekinetophobia, or the fear of women falling on me but this is a rather mild illness compared with many affluent suburbanites, who have developed an almost total zoophobia, or fear of anything that moves. It is, as any traveller can confirm, a complaint best developed in the affluent north American, and it seems to be part of blue toilet dyes, air fresheners, lots of paper tissues, and two showers a day.bill mollison
[About the Chawias in the Aures]. A very large proportion of fair (sometimes golden) hair, blue eyes, and complexions, especially in the case of young children, who lack the tan produced by years of exposure to the fierce heat of the summer sun, often paler than our own, were the physical characteristics which at once arrested our attention, while their strange Berber tongue, akin to that spoken by the Kabyles in the north, bore no resemblance to the Arabic of the nomads and of the oasis of the Sahara.
Here you are with one foot in Punjab and another in the north West Frontier. Here you are among docile population and yet near enough to influence Oudh .
Since 1889, dialectologists in English-speaking north America have affiliated themselves with the American Dialect Society, an association which in its first constitution defined its object as "the investigation of the spoken English of the United States and Canada, and incidentally of other non-aboriginal dialects spoken in the same countries."
Members of the American Dialect Society (www.americandialect.org) study English language use among people living in north America. They analyze how other languages influence English-speaking north Americans, and how, in turn, north Americans influence speakers of other languages.
I have heard something said about allegiance to the South: I know no South, no north, no East, no West, to which I owe any allegiance.
We are running on line north and south.
Well, the common enemy in north America is the Western consumer. The consumer has driven oil up to $50.00 a barrel so we have to have these wars. I think it's incumbent upon us to.dan aykroyd
The tender and the sublime emotions of the mind were never before so wrought up by the human hand. I am not ashamed to own that I think this rude bard of the north the greatest poet that has ever existed.james macpherson
The men and women of the north are slaveholders, those of the South slaveowners. The guilt rests on the north equally with the South.susan b. anthony
The whole of north Africa was a glory of Christendom with St. Augustine, himself a Berber, its chief ornament.
I accept your nomination in the confident trust that the masses of our countrymen, north and South, are eager to clasp hands across the bloody chasm which has so long divided them.