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  • And who that has read the first Philippic can forget the paragraph in which, like the prenunciatory sketch of a motif in a symphony, we discover under the boldest language of exhortation the real impression which the appalling truth has made upon the imagination of Demosthenes?

    --Frederick Sleigh Roberts Roberts, 1911, Fallacies and Facts: An Answer to "Compulsory Service", p. 200

    May 25, 2008