Terence Joseph McSwiney, M.P. Quotes
2 Famous Quotes by Terence Joseph McSwiney, M.P.
Our spirit is . . . to show ourselves eager to work for, and if
need be, to die for the Irish Republic. Facing our enemy we must
declare an attitude simply. . . . We ask for no mercy and we will
make no compromise.
Quotes, by Terence Joseph McSwiney, M.P. , Source: from a document in his possession when he was sentenced in Aug., 1920
'Twere sweet to sink in death for Truth and Freedom!
Yes, who would hesitate, for who could bear
The living degradation we may know
If we do dread death for a sacred cause?
Quotes, by Terence Joseph McSwiney, M.P. , Source: lines written when a boy, in the "Nation", Nov. 3, 1920