"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or your arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen."

Friday, 23 October 2009


quisling noun 1 a traitor. 2 someone who collaborates with an enemy.
ETYMOLOGY: 1940s: named after the Norwegian officer and diplomat, Major Vidkun Quisling (1887-1945), who was a known collaborator with the Germans during their occupation of his country.

H/t: Centurean2

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