No Middle Ground

Published Date: 
July 23, 2004
Source Name: 
Paul Revere and the World He Lived In (p.127)
Source Author: 
Esther Forbes

In writing about the pressures of the coming Revolutionary War in America, Esther Forbes states, "Men struggled desperately to keep some middle ground--until that ground was cut from under their feet by the rising tide of emotion, violence, and blood." How often this is true when men take sides on any issue. Those who want to stay in the middle are at one point forced to take one side or the other or else be attacked and destroyed by both sides.

David Reagan

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 9:15

To call passengers who go right on their ways: