Rare Photo of 1940 Tour de France

Troop transport during World War II



Rare Photo of 1940 Tour de France

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The law is silent during war. - Cicero

All's fair in love and war. - John Lyly

Love is a kind of military service. - Ovid

In war, truth is the first casualty. - Aeschylus

In war, there are no unwounded soldiers. - Jose Narosky

Don't win a battle and lose the war. - Unknown

The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it. - George Orwell

A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle. - Irina Dunn

When the rich make war it's the poor that die. - Jean-Paul Sartre

Free speech is a great idea, but we're in a war. - Lindsey Graham

Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come. - Carl Sandburg

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war. - Albert Einstein

You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake. - Jeanette Rankin

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here! This is the War Room! - Dr. Strangelove

You may not be interested in war, but war is interested in you. - Leon Trotsky

What do you call a cyclist who doesn't wear a helmet? An organ donor. - David Perry

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. - Albert Einstein

Your heaviest artillery will be your will to live. Keep that big gun going. - Norman Cousins

I am a story teller. If I wanted to send a message I would have written a sermon. - Phillip Pullman

If you have a gun you can rob a bank, but if you have a bank you can rob everyone. - Unknown

He's talking another war, an old war, ya know, 1812, the one between the states. - Archie Bunker

A gorilla with a cellphone riding a bicycle is bound to generate some clever captions. - Steve Breen

When I take a gun in hand, the safest place for a pheasant is just opposite the muzzle. - Sydney Smith

If it weren't for the Japanese and Germans, we wouldn't have any good war movies. - Stanley Ross

I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its stupidity. - Dwight D Eisenhower

Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man. - Benjamin Franklin

He's not a war hero. He's a war hero because he was captured. I like people that weren't captured. - Donald Trump

Only when holiness and worship meet can evil be conquered. For that, only the Christian message has the answer. - Ravi Zacharias

To an entrepreneur, closing a financing often feels like the end of a marathon. It's actually the starting gun. - Andy Dunn

Every happening, great and small, is a parable whereby God speaks to us, and the art of life is to get the message. - Malcolm Muggeridge

Dieting is not a sprint, it's a marathon. If you celebrate the small victories, you will eventually win the war. - Ian K Smith

The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun. - P G Wodehouse

When you say justice, it doesn't have to be war. Justice could just be clearing a path for people to dream properly. - Kanye West

The only difference between a pigeon and the American farmer today is that a pigeon can still make a deposit on a John Deere. - Jim Hightower

Maybe I couldn’t be dafter,
But I keep wondering if this time we settle our differences before a war instead of after. - Ogden Nash

We discern across the centuries a commanding and versatile intelligence, wielding with equal force the sword of war and of justice. - Winston Churchill

People are often quite surprised by the sport and leisure activities practised by the blind. For example, tandem cycling is very popular. - Andrea Bocelli

I come bearing an olive branch in one hand, and the freedom fighter's gun in the other. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand. - Yasser Arafat

Today is yesterday's victory, yesterday is tomorrow's conquest, and tomorrow is today's war. Though I face death, I am not fearsome. - Nad├Ęge Richards

I like a quiet evening with family or friends over, great food and great discussion, and a lot of laughter. That's really what fills my tank. - Anna Eshoo


Downhill Cycling
German Electrician (PG)
Pardon My French
Stabity Stab Stab
Urgent World War I Message
“Year Zero” (1945) by Ian Buruma - Word Search Puzzle

 

Bag Hang-Up

Dog Spa

Pacman Skeleton

Young Rock Star

Shoplifter Warning

Eavestrough Cat

Bobbie Tickle

Exhausting or Amewzing?

World's First Hard Hat

Cup on the Edge

British Gas Meter

Hot Summer Days

Senior Protesters

Microsoft Software Upgrade

Mow Your Lawn

Drinking Alone

being Fearless

Bible Bar

A Good Woman

Tunnel Face
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13-Jul-2020