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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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Gossip about portraits

Walter F. Tiffin - Portraits - 1866 - 242 pages
...these well known lines beyond their reputed authors. The verses supposed to originate with Butler, " He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day, But he that is in battle slain Will never rise to fight again," are not in the Hudibras ; and lines very similar...
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Gossip about Portraits: Principally Engraved Portraits

Walter F. Tiffin - Engraving, English - 1866 - 248 pages
...these well known lines beyond their reputed authors. The verses supposed to originate with Butler, " He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day, But he that is in battle slain Will never rise to fight again," are not in the Hudibras ; and lines very similar...
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Vollständige, theoretisch-praktische Grammatik der englischen Sprache: Nach ...

J. S. S. Rothwell - English language - 1866 - 652 pages
...grau), roeldjer (meldte) meine Пфг ОД1 S. 102. iBfifpielf fiber bie beftlmmenben gurmorter. Se that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day; But he thal't in the battle slain, Will never live to fight again. (Hudibrat.) Be who (ob. he that) spoke...
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Rough Notes by an Old Soldier: During Fifty Years' Service, Volume 1

Sir George Bell - Canada - 1867 - 398 pages
...officers who had no wish to be killed; they had most likely been reading that couplet in Hudibras— " He that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day; But he that's in the battle slain, Will never rise to fight again." Cowards die many times before their deaths—the...
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Gossip about Portraits: Including Engraved Portraits

Walter F. Tiffin - Portraits - 1867 - 240 pages
...these well known lines beyond their reputed authors. The verses supposed to originate with Butler, " He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day, But he that is in battle slain Will never rise to fight again," are not in the Hudibras ; and lines very similar...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source : Passages ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1868 - 794 pages
...slain Will never rise to fight again. Ray's History of the Rebellion, p. 48. Bristol, 1752. For he who fights and runs away May live to fight another day ; But he who is in battle slain Can never rise and fight again. The Art of Poetry on a New Plan. Edited by Oliver Goldsmith (?) Vol. \\. p. 147. London,...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1868 - 806 pages
...slain Will never rise to fight again. Ray's History of the Rebellion, p 48. Bristol, 1752. For he who fights and runs away May live to fight another day ; But he who is in buttle slain Can never rise and fight again. The Art of Poetry on a New Plan. Edited by Oliver Goldsmith...
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A book of Scotish pasquils, 1568-1715

Scottish pasquils - Pasquinades - 1868 - 476 pages
...last four lines of the second stanza is very like the celebrated one attributed to Butler— " The man that fights and runs away, May live to fight another day; But he that is in battle slain, atnrs on ittng ffiltiiiamo crotoartn'rr. Rejoyce ye people all, and some Throughout...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1868 - 646 pages
...BiaLos, " M. k «." Office. »•rll¡niton Street. Btrnaa, WC T IBRARIES CATALOGUED in an efficient " He that fights and runs away May live to fight another day." FOR an exhaustive Discussion as to the Author• un iI V i i p °'¿Y" fa ,ï, ou î, c<m £ 1 ' t...
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The Examination Chronicle, Volumes 1-3

Law - 1064 pages
...counsel for the defendants, Serjeant Adams, makes, on their behalf, the following speech :— " He who fights and runs away, May live to fight another day, But he who's in the battle slain, Will never live to fight again." Now, the reason of this sudden flight no...
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