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" runs away may fight again. He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle slain Can never rise to fight again. "
Classical and Foreign Quotations,law Terms and Maxims,proverbs,mottoes ... - Page 32
by William Francis Henry King - 1887 - 608 pages
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The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of ...

William Thomas Lowndes - English imprints - 1834 - 1130 pages
...J(ohn) M(ennis) and Ja(mes] S(mith). London, 1656. 12mo. Pp. 101. In this volume are the lines— ' For he that fights and runs away May live to fight another day' which have been generally supposed to form в part of Hudibras. Hibbert, 5320, H Bibl. Anglo-Poet....
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Discoveries in Asia Minor: Including a Description of the Ruins of ..., Volume 1

Francis Vyvyan Jago Arundell - Antioch (Turkey) - 1834 - 406 pages
...resembled him in another point. " Will honour set to a leg ? " or in the clearer language of Hudibras, " He that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day ;" so our hero of Yalobatz, on the first alarm of any disorder in the town or neighbourhood, from an...
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Gentleman's Magazine: And Historical Chronicle, Volume 158

Early English newspapers - 1835 - 740 pages
...Smith's “ 1usarum DeliciU,'' 1636, it is stated that in it occurs the celebrated lines: “For he that fights and runs away May live to fight another day,” which have been generally supposed to form a part of Hudibras.—Having a copy of the second edition...
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The Parterre of fiction, poetry, history [&c.]., Volume 2

1835 - 428 pages
...author of ' Musarum Delicia?, or the Muses' Recreation.' " London, 1656. In this volume are the lines, " He that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day," which have been generally, but erroneously supposed to' form a part of II u (libras. EXTRAVAGANT EXPENDITURE....
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 157

English essays - 1835 - 736 pages
...James Smith's " Musarum Delicite," lo'ob', it is stated that iu it occurs the celebrated lines : " For he that fights and runs away May live to fight another day," which have been generally supposed to form a part of Hudibras —Having a copy of the second edition...
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Modern Accomplishments, Or, The March of Intellect

Catherine Sinclair - English fiction - 1836 - 392 pages
...by the torch of love."' " Perhaps he may," cried Sir Franeis, looking up Iron:, his newspaper— ' He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day/ What say you to that, Matilda ?" Amongst the many important changes which wereconsequent on Miss Fitz-Patriek's...
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Modern Accomplishments, Or, The March of Intellect

Catherine Sinclair - English fiction - 1836 - 360 pages
...awakened by the torch of love." Perhaps he may," cried Sir Francis, looking up from his newspaper— ' He that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day.' What say you to that, Matilda ?" Amongst the many important changes which were consequent on Miss Fitz-Patrick's...
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The Pilgrims of the Thames: In Search of the National

Pierce Egan - London (England) - 1838 - 462 pages
...as the text of the author, yet I will take them for granted, and not question their import: The cock that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day ! But he that is in battle slain. Will never rise to fight again. so very particular—but we must have a little...
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Modern Accomplishments: Or The March of Intellect ...

Catherine Sinclair - 1838 - 394 pages
...awakened by the torch of love." " Perhaps he may," cried Sir Francis, looking up from his newspaper— 'He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day ;' What say you to that, Matilda ?" Amongst the many important changes which were consequent on Miss...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 11

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1838 - 590 pages
...an over-manifestation, or improper indulgence, it may whisper to the general in the hour of battle, 'He that fights and runs away. May live to fight another day.' Self-defence is the law of our nature, and combativeness and destructiveness are the ministers of that...
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