Katharine Lee Bates Quotes
2 Famous Quotes by Katharine Lee Bates
8/12/1859 - 3/28/1929
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O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountains majesties
Above the fruited plain.
America! America! God shed His grace on thee,
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea.
Quotes, by Katharine Lee Bates , Source: America, the Beautiful, first stanza of a song
They shall not pass till the stars be darkened:
Two swords crossed in front of the Hun;
Never a groan but God has harkened,
Counting their cruelties one by one.
Quotes, by Katharine Lee Bates , Source: Crossed Swords