Quotation Answers

Before the answers, I must confess that I did excerpt both quotes, and I may not have known the first one without the rest of the piece. So, before I give the answers, the speech from which the first quote is taken begins These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot. . . . There. Now I've been fair. . .for the second time tonight. Anyone know it?

1 comment:

@lici@ said...

1. Patrick Henry, in his speech to the Virginia House of Burgesses
2. Francis Bacon, in I know not what