"Land of our birth, we pledge to thee
Our love and toil in the years to be;
When we are grown and take our place,
As men and women with our race."
- from "The Children's Song", Puck of Pook's Hill (1906)
- Rudyard Kipling (English poet and author, b. 1865 - d. 1936)
Glossary of Quotations (Quotes), Proverbs, Phrases, and Sayings: Agriculture and Farming, Growth and Maturity, Labor and Work, Land, Love