Some articles on life, medal, saving:
... Bronze Life-Saving Medal from the Massachusetts Humane Society for the rescue of the crews of the Delaware and L'Essai on Toddy Rocks on April 1, 1850 ... Special Silver Life-Saving Medal 1886 from the Massachusetts Humane Society for, "brave and faithful service of more than 40 years" ... During this time he assisted in saving over 100 lives ...
Famous quotes containing the words life and/or saving:
“Every sign by itself seems dead. What gives it life?In use it is alive. Is life breathed into it there?Or is the use its life?”
—Ludwig Wittgenstein (18891951)
“Science, unguided by a higher abstract principle, freely hands over its secrets to a vastly developed and commercially inspired technology, and the latter, even less restrained by a supreme culture saving principle, with the means of science creates all the instruments of power demanded from it by the organization of Might.”
—Johan Huizinga (18721945)