1 A thousand years scarce serve to form a state: an hour may lay it in the dust.<01> Тысячелетие по кирпичику создает государство; один час может превратить его в пыль. Byron (Байрон).
Англо-русский словарь цитат, пословиц, поговорок и идиом > A thousand years scarce serve to form a state: an hour may lay it in the dust.
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