Edith Cavell is celebreted for helping over 200 Allied soldiers escape from Belgium – German-occupied – during WWI. For this she was arrested, found guilty of treason and executed.

5 Inspirational Quotes by Edith Cavell

01. I CAN’T STOP while there are lives to be saved.

02. Someday, somehow, I am going to do something useful, SOMETHING for PEOPLE. They are, most of them, so helpless, so hurt and so unhappy.

03. I have NO FEAR nor shrinking; I have seen death so often that it is not strange or fearful to me.

04. Life has always been hurried and full of difficulty… This TIME of REST has been a great mercy.

05. They have all been very kind to me here. But this I would say, standing as I do in view of God and eternity, I realize that PATRIOTISM IS NOT ENOUGH. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone.