Michael Ballack at this year Oktoberfest [x]
I dare do all that may become a man; Who dares do more is none.
Happy 38th Birthday Michael Ballack! [26 September 1976]
↳ “As a child, I could never have even dreamt of having such a career. It was a privilege working with first-class coaches and fantastic teammates”.
О Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done,
The ship has weather’d every rack, the prize we sought is won,
The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting,
While follow eyes the steady keel, the vessel grim and daring;
О Captain! my Captain! rise up and hear the bells;
Rise up-for you the flag is flung-for you the bugle trills,
For you bouquets and ribbon’d wreaths-for you the shores a-crowding,
For you they call, the swaying mass, their eager faces turning; …