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    For 350 years we have been taught that reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man and writing an exact man. Football’s place is to add a patina of character, a deference to the rules and a respect for authority.
    —Walter Wellesley (Red)

    Our passions are most like to floods and streams,
    The shallow murmur, but the deep are dumb.
    —Sir Walter Raleigh (1552–1618)